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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 1:20:00 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 13:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 53' South, Longitude: 42° 18' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.58 meters/second, 1571.7 km/hour, 976.6 miles/hour or 848.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.4"16.28 miWest0° 00' 09.7"0.19 miNorth16.28 mi
1 hour14° 25' 31.4"976.45 miWest0° 09' 49.1"11.25 miNorth976.81 mi
24 hours13° 36' 23.1"921.03 miEast4° 14' 52.5"291.95 miNorth972.21 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SalvadorThu 10:20 AM432 km268 miles233 nmEast-southeast ESE
BrasiliaThu 10:20 AM743 km462 miles401 nmSouthwest SW
RecifeThu 10:20 AM915 km568 miles494 nmEast-northeast ENE
FortalezaThu 10:20 AM993 km617 miles536 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Rio de JaneiroThu 10:20 AM1230 km764 miles664 nmSouth S
BelémThu 10:20 AM1340 km833 miles724 nmNorth-northwest NNW
São PauloThu 10:20 AM1370 km851 miles740 nmSouth-southwest SSW
CayenneThu 10:20 AM2167 km1346 miles1170 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ManausThu 9:20 AM2182 km1356 miles1178 nmWest-northwest WNW
Asuncion *Thu 10:20 AM2192 km1362 miles1183 nmSouthwest SW

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