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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 13:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 53' South, Longitude: 42° 34' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.59 meters/second, 1571.7 km/hour, 976.6 miles/hour or 848.7 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"976.53 miwest0° 09' 49.3"11.25 minorth976.89 mi
24 hours13° 36' 22.1"921.08 mieast4° 14' 54.3"292.01 minorth972.28 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 AM460 km286 miles248 nmEast-southeast ESE
BrasiliaThu 10:20 AM720 km447 miles389 nmSouthwest SW
RecifeThu 10:20 AM940 km584 miles508 nmEast-northeast ENE
FortalezaThu 10:20 AM1001 km622 miles540 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Rio de JaneiroThu 10:20 AM1229 km763 miles663 nmSouth S
BelémThu 10:20 AM1326 km824 miles716 nmNorth-northwest NNW
São PauloThu 10:20 AM1363 km847 miles736 nmSouth-southwest SSW
CayenneThu 10:20 AM2151 km1337 miles1162 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ManausThu 9:20 AM2155 km1339 miles1164 nmWest-northwest WNW
Asuncion *Thu 10:20 AM2171 km1349 miles1172 nmSouthwest SW
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