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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: 88%

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 Thursday, March 20, 2014 at 04:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 59' South, Longitude: 33° 16' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.82 meters/second, 1565.4 km/hour, 972.7 miles/hour or 845.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 29.3"16.21 miwest0° 00' 07.4"0.14 misouth16.21 mi
1 hour14° 29' 16.4"972.44 miwest0° 07' 23.1"8.46 misouth972.22 mi
24 hours12° 33' 11.5"842.62 mieast2° 35' 43.9"178.46 misouth856.37 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MaceióThu 1:56 AM549 km341 miles296 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SalvadorThu 1:56 AM577 km358 miles311 nmWest W
RecifeThu 1:56 AM675 km420 miles365 nmNorth-northwest NNW
FortalezaThu 1:56 AM1275 km792 miles688 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Rio de JaneiroThu 1:56 AM1443 km897 miles779 nmSouthwest SW
BrasiliaThu 1:56 AM1586 km985 miles856 nmWest W
São PauloThu 1:56 AM1762 km1095 miles951 nmSouthwest SW
BelémThu 1:56 AM2175 km1352 miles1175 nmNorthwest NW
Asuncion *Thu 1:56 AM2839 km1764 miles1533 nmWest-southwest WSW
JamestownThu 4:56 AM2968 km1844 miles1603 nmEast E

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