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Moon Light World Map

The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.
The white dot Moon symbol symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun Sun symbol symbolizes the position of the sun.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 5%
Previous phaseThird QuarterSaturday, February 22, 2014 at 5:16 PM
Next phaseNew MoonSaturday, March 1, 2014 at 8:00 AM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, February 27, 2014 at 12:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 12° 01' South
Longitude: 30° 33' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.35 meters/second, 1570.9 km/hour, 976.1 miles/hour or 848.2 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.4"16.27 miwest0° 00' 09.7"0.19 minorth16.27 mi
1 hour14° 25' 29.5"976.01 miwest0° 09' 45.2"11.17 minorth976.36 mi
24 hours13° 37' 10.5"921.53 mieast4° 13' 36.6"290.52 minorth972.32 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MaceióThu 9:30 AM624 km388 miles337 nmWest-northwest WNW
RecifeThu 9:30 AM643 km400 miles347 nmNorthwest NW
SalvadorThu 9:30 AM869 km540 miles469 nmWest W
Fernando de NoronhaThu 10:30 AM921 km572 miles497 nmNorth-northwest NNW
FortalezaThu 9:30 AM1273 km791 miles687 nmNorthwest NW
Rio de JaneiroThu 9:30 AM1806 km1122 miles975 nmSouthwest SW
BrasiliaThu 9:30 AM1919 km1193 miles1036 nmWest-southwest WSW
São PauloThu 9:30 AM2128 km1322 miles1149 nmSouthwest SW
BelémThu 9:30 AM2299 km1429 miles1242 nmWest-northwest WNW
JamestownThu 12:30 PM2715 km1687 miles1466 nmEast-southeast ESE
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