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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 13:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 52' South, Longitude: 44° 42' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.63 meters/second, 1571.9 km/hour, 976.7 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' 31.7"976.55 miwest0° 09' 50.0"11.27 minorth976.91 mi
24 hours13° 36' 13.4"920.94 mieast4° 15' 08.0"292.25 minorth972.20 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BarreirasThu 10:30 AM43 km27 miles23 nmSouthwest SW
BrasiliaThu 10:30 AM555 km345 miles300 nmSouthwest SW
SalvadorThu 10:30 AM687 km427 miles371 nmEast E
FortalezaThu 10:30 AM1122 km697 miles606 nmNortheast NE
RecifeThu 10:30 AM1154 km717 miles623 nmEast-northeast ENE
BelémThu 10:30 AM1225 km761 miles661 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Rio de JaneiroThu 10:30 AM1240 km771 miles670 nmSouth S
São PauloThu 10:30 AM1312 km815 miles708 nmSouth S
ManausThu 9:30 AM1947 km1210 miles1051 nmWest-northwest WNW
Asuncion *Thu 10:30 AM2015 km1252 miles1088 nmSouthwest SW
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