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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: 94%

Previous phaseFull MoonSunday, March 16, 2014 at 5:09 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterMonday, March 24, 2014 at 1:46 AM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, March 19, 2014 at 04:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 43' South, Longitude: 45° 16' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.94 meters/second, 1587.4 km/hour, 986.3 miles/hour or 857.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 30.6"16.44 miwest0° 00' 08.7"0.17 misouth16.44 mi
1 hour14° 30' 35.9"986.17 miwest0° 08' 49.3"10.11 misouth985.98 mi
24 hours12° 00' 38.1"816.33 mieast3° 16' 15.9"224.85 misouth842.05 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BarreirasWed 1:56 AM162 km100 miles87 nmSouth-southeast SSE
BrasiliaWed 1:56 AM629 km391 miles339 nmSouth-southwest SSW
SalvadorWed 1:56 AM780 km485 miles421 nmEast-southeast ESE
FortalezaWed 1:56 AM1067 km663 miles576 nmNortheast NE
BelémWed 1:56 AM1085 km674 miles586 nmNorth-northwest NNW
RecifeWed 1:56 AM1177 km731 miles636 nmEast-northeast ENE
Rio de JaneiroWed 1:56 AM1374 km854 miles742 nmSouth S
São PauloWed 1:56 AM1429 km888 miles772 nmSouth S
ManausWed 12:56 AM1833 km1139 miles990 nmWest-northwest WNW
CayenneWed 1:56 AM1900 km1180 miles1026 nmNorth-northwest NNW

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