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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 13:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 7° 34' South
Longitude: 33° 46' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.73 meters/second, 1593.8 km/hour, 990.4 miles/hour or 860.6 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.4"16.51 miwest0° 00' 11.2"0.22 minorth16.51 mi
1 hour14° 26' 30.5"990.32 miwest0° 11' 21.5"13.01 minorth990.62 mi
24 hours13° 12' 47.7"906.08 mieast4° 41' 44.7"322.69 minorth965.51 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
João PessoaFri 10:40 AM133 km83 miles72 nmWest-northwest WNW
RecifeFri 10:40 AM136 km84 miles73 nmWest-southwest WSW
Campina GrandeFri 10:40 AM230 km143 miles124 nmWest W
CaruaruFri 10:40 AM248 km154 miles134 nmWest-southwest WSW
NatalFri 10:40 AM258 km160 miles139 nmNorthwest NW
MaceióFri 10:40 AM317 km197 miles171 nmSouthwest SW
Fernando de NoronhaFri 11:40 AM433 km269 miles234 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FortalezaFri 10:40 AM680 km423 miles367 nmNorthwest NW
SalvadorFri 10:40 AM789 km490 miles426 nmSouthwest SW
BelémFri 10:40 AM1767 km1098 miles954 nmWest-northwest WNW
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