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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 12:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 58' South, Longitude: 35° 21' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.45 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"976.22 miwest0° 09' 46.8"11.21 minorth976.57 mi
24 hours13° 36' 51.2"921.35 mieast4° 14' 07.8"291.12 minorth972.30 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 AM226 km140 miles122 nmWest-northwest WNW
MaceióThu 9:50 AM258 km160 miles139 nmNorth N
SalvadorThu 9:50 AM358 km222 miles193 nmWest-southwest WSW
RecifeThu 9:50 AM430 km267 miles232 nmNorth N
Fernando de NoronhaThu 10:50 AM949 km589 miles512 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FortalezaThu 9:50 AM976 km606 miles527 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BrasiliaThu 9:50 AM1419 km882 miles766 nmWest-southwest WSW
Rio de JaneiroThu 9:50 AM1474 km916 miles796 nmSouth-southwest SSW
São PauloThu 9:50 AM1753 km1089 miles947 nmSouthwest SW
BelémThu 9:50 AM1858 km1155 miles1003 nmNorthwest NW
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