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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: 80%
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 Friday, March 21, 2014 at 05:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 16° 36' South
Longitude: 23° 07' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.78 meters/second, 1543.6 km/hour, 959.2 miles/hour or 833.5 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.9"15.99 miwest0° 00' 05.5"0.10 misouth15.99 mi
1 hour14° 27' 54.3"958.97 miwest0° 05' 24.6"6.20 misouth958.76 mi
24 hours13° 04' 36.0"866.96 mieast1° 42' 48.5"117.84 misouth870.97 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
RecifeFri 2:06 AM1587 km986 miles857 nmNorthwest NW
SalvadorFri 2:06 AM1702 km1057 miles919 nmWest-northwest WNW
JamestownFri 5:06 AM1861 km1156 miles1005 nmEast E
FortalezaFri 2:06 AM2209 km1373 miles1193 nmNorthwest NW
Rio de JaneiroFri 2:06 AM2215 km1376 miles1196 nmWest-southwest WSW
São PauloFri 2:06 AM2573 km1599 miles1390 nmWest-southwest WSW
BrasiliaFri 2:06 AM2648 km1645 miles1430 nmWest W
MonroviaFri 5:06 AM2875 km1786 miles1552 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FreetownFri 5:06 AM2981 km1852 miles1609 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ConakryFri 5:06 AM3068 km1906 miles1657 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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