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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Thursday, March 27, 2014 at 12:20:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 14%

Previous phaseThird QuarterMonday, March 24, 2014 at 1:47 AM
Next phaseNew MoonSunday, March 30, 2014 at 6:46 PM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, March 27, 2014 at 12:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 24' South, Longitude: 46° 18' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.98 meters/second, 1587.5 km/hour, 986.4 miles/hour or 857.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.2"16.44 miWest0° 00' 10.3"0.20 miNorth16.44 mi
1 hour14° 27' 09.9"986.32 miWest0° 10' 24.0"11.91 miNorth986.63 mi
24 hours13° 00' 03.6"887.26 miEast4° 23' 10.6"301.42 miNorth941.54 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PalmasThu 9:20 AM240 km149 miles130 nmWest-southwest WSW
BrasiliaThu 9:20 AM729 km453 miles393 nmSouth-southwest SSW
BelémThu 9:20 AM911 km566 miles492 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SalvadorThu 9:20 AM941 km585 miles508 nmEast-southeast ESE
FortalezaThu 9:20 AM1063 km661 miles574 nmNortheast NE
RecifeThu 9:20 AM1263 km785 miles682 nmEast E
Rio de JaneiroThu 9:20 AM1538 km956 miles831 nmSouth-southeast SSE
São PauloThu 9:20 AM1567 km974 miles846 nmSouth S
ManausThu 8:20 AM1670 km1038 miles902 nmWest-northwest WNW
CayenneThu 9:20 AM1720 km1069 miles929 nmNorth-northwest NNW

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