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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.

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

UTC time = Thursday, February 27, 2014 at 12:50:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 5%

Previous phaseThird QuarterSaturday, February 22, 2014 at 5:17 PM
Next phaseNew MoonSaturday, March 1, 2014 at 8:01 AM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, February 27, 2014 at 12:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 58' South, Longitude: 35° 05' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.44 meters/second, 1571.2 km/hour, 976.3 miles/hour or 848.4 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' 30.2"976.14 miWest0° 09' 46.8"11.20 miNorth976.49 mi
24 hours13° 36' 52.2"921.30 miEast4° 14' 06.1"291.07 miNorth972.24 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AracajuThu 9:50 AM247 km153 miles133 nmWest-northwest WNW
MaceióThu 9:50 AM266 km165 miles144 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SalvadorThu 9:50 AM386 km240 miles208 nmWest-southwest WSW
RecifeThu 9:50 AM433 km269 miles234 nmNorth N
NatalThu 9:50 AM682 km424 miles368 nmNorth N
Fernando de NoronhaThu 10:50 AM944 km587 miles510 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FortalezaThu 9:50 AM987 km613 miles533 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BrasiliaThu 9:50 AM1446 km899 miles781 nmWest-southwest WSW
Rio de JaneiroThu 9:50 AM1490 km926 miles805 nmSouthwest SW
São PauloThu 9:50 AM1771 km1101 miles956 nmSouthwest SW

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