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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

The moon is so close to the Sun that it hard to see from earth.

Fraction of moon illuminated: 1%

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 Friday, February 28, 2014 at 13:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 36' South, Longitude: 31° 22' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.70 meters/second, 1593.7 km/hour, 990.3 miles/hour or 860.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.4"16.50 miwest0° 00' 11.2"0.22 minorth16.51 mi
1 hour14° 26' 30.1"990.24 miwest0° 11' 21.1"13.00 minorth990.54 mi
24 hours13° 12' 57.0"906.19 mieast4° 41' 38.0"322.56 minorth965.59 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
RecifeFri 10:30 AM392 km243 miles212 nmWest W
Fernando de NoronhaFri 11:30 AM426 km265 miles230 nmNorth-northwest NNW
NatalFri 10:30 AM475 km295 miles257 nmWest-northwest WNW
MaceióFri 10:30 AM532 km331 miles287 nmWest-southwest WSW
FortalezaFri 10:30 AM906 km563 miles489 nmWest-northwest WNW
SalvadorFri 10:30 AM980 km609 miles529 nmSouthwest SW
BrasiliaFri 10:30 AM2014 km1252 miles1088 nmWest-southwest WSW
BelémFri 10:30 AM2017 km1253 miles1089 nmWest-northwest WNW
Rio de JaneiroFri 10:30 AM2119 km1317 miles1144 nmSouthwest SW
São PauloFri 10:30 AM2404 km1494 miles1298 nmSouthwest SW
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