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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 is probably impossible 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 14:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 7° 25' South
Longitude: 45° 48' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.91 meters/second, 1594.5 km/hour, 990.8 miles/hour or 860.9 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' 11.3"0.22 minorth16.51 mi
1 hour14° 26' 32.6"990.72 miwest0° 11' 23.8"13.05 minorth991.02 mi
24 hours13° 12' 01.0"905.52 mieast4° 42' 17.0"323.30 minorth965.09 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BelémFri 11:30 AM723 km449 miles391 nmNorth-northwest NNW
FortalezaFri 11:30 AM897 km557 miles484 nmEast-northeast ENE
BrasiliaFri 11:30 AM954 km593 miles515 nmSouth-southwest SSW
SalvadorFri 11:30 AM1010 km628 miles546 nmSoutheast SE
RecifeFri 11:30 AM1207 km750 miles652 nmEast E
CayenneFri 11:30 AM1546 km961 miles835 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ManausFri 10:30 AM1646 km1023 miles889 nmWest-northwest WNW
Rio de JaneiroFri 11:30 AM1744 km1084 miles942 nmSouth S
São PauloFri 11:30 AM1790 km1112 miles966 nmSouth S
ParamariboFri 11:30 AM1795 km1115 miles969 nmNorthwest NW
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