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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: 79%

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 05:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 41' South, Longitude: 35° 10' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.59 meters/second, 1542.9 km/hour, 958.7 miles/hour or 833.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.9"15.98 miwest0° 00' 05.3"0.10 misouth15.98 mi
1 hour14° 27' 51.4"958.54 miwest0° 05' 20.1"6.11 misouth958.34 mi
24 hours13° 05' 36.0"867.72 mieast1° 40' 47.3"115.53 misouth871.48 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SalvadorFri 2:56 AM544 km338 miles294 nmNorthwest NW
VitóriaFri 2:56 AM679 km422 miles367 nmSouthwest SW
RecifeFri 2:56 AM949 km590 miles513 nmNorth N
Rio de JaneiroFri 2:56 AM1090 km677 miles589 nmSouthwest SW
BrasiliaFri 2:56 AM1362 km846 miles735 nmWest W
São PauloFri 2:56 AM1419 km882 miles766 nmSouthwest SW
FortalezaFri 2:56 AM1478 km918 miles798 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BelémFri 2:56 AM2228 km1384 miles1203 nmNorthwest NW
Asuncion *Fri 2:56 AM2518 km1565 miles1360 nmWest-southwest WSW
MontevideoFri 2:56 AM2905 km1805 miles1568 nmSouthwest SW
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