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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 12:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 59' South, Longitude: 32° 57' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.40 meters/second, 1571.0 km/hour, 976.2 miles/hour or 848.3 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' 29.8"976.11 miwest0° 09' 46.0"11.19 minorth976.47 mi
24 hours13° 37' 00.8"921.44 mieast4° 13' 52.2"290.82 minorth972.31 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MaceióThu 9:40 AM399 km248 miles215 nmNorthwest NW
RecifeThu 9:40 AM480 km298 miles259 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SalvadorThu 9:40 AM611 km380 miles330 nmWest W
Fernando de NoronhaThu 10:40 AM897 km557 miles484 nmNorth N
FortalezaThu 9:40 AM1103 km685 miles595 nmNorthwest NW
Rio de JaneiroThu 9:40 AM1629 km1012 miles880 nmSouthwest SW
BrasiliaThu 9:40 AM1668 km1036 miles900 nmWest-southwest WSW
São PauloThu 9:40 AM1933 km1201 miles1044 nmSouthwest SW
BelémThu 9:40 AM2074 km1289 miles1120 nmWest-northwest WNW
CayenneThu 9:40 AM2847 km1769 miles1537 nmNorthwest NW
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