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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 5:17 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
MaceióThu 9:50 AM264 km164 miles143 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SalvadorThu 9:50 AM386 km240 miles208 nmWest-southwest WSW
RecifeThu 9:50 AM428 km266 miles231 nmNorth N
Fernando de NoronhaThu 10:50 AM939 km584 miles507 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 AM1772 km1101 miles957 nmSouthwest SW
BelémThu 9:50 AM1882 km1169 miles1016 nmNorthwest NW
CayenneThu 9:50 AM2672 km1660 miles1443 nmNorthwest NW
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