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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: 14%
Previous phaseThird QuarterMonday, March 24, 2014 at 1:46 AM
Next phaseNew MoonSunday, March 30, 2014 at 6:45 PM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, March 27, 2014 at 12:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 9° 22' South
Longitude: 48° 58' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.02 meters/second, 1587.7 km/hour, 986.5 miles/hour or 857.3 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' 10.3"986.48 miwest0° 10' 24.7"11.93 minorth986.80 mi
24 hours12° 59' 56.3"887.26 mieast4° 23' 22.5"301.67 minorth941.60 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PalmasThu 9:30 AM115 km71 miles62 nmSoutheast SE
BrasiliaThu 9:30 AM721 km448 miles389 nmSouth S
BelémThu 9:30 AM877 km545 miles473 nmNorth N
SalvadorThu 9:30 AM1213 km754 miles655 nmEast-southeast ESE
FortalezaThu 9:30 AM1305 km811 miles705 nmEast-northeast ENE
ManausThu 8:30 AM1404 km872 miles758 nmWest-northwest WNW
RecifeThu 9:30 AM1556 km967 miles840 nmEast E
São PauloThu 9:30 AM1592 km989 miles859 nmSouth S
CayenneThu 9:30 AM1624 km1009 miles877 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Rio de JaneiroThu 9:30 AM1627 km1011 miles879 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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