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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 12:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 20' South, Longitude: 51° 23' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.06 meters/second, 1587.8 km/hour, 986.6 miles/hour or 857.4 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' 10.5"986.57 miwest0° 10' 25.3"11.94 minorth986.89 mi
24 hours12° 59' 49.6"887.21 mieast4° 23' 33.0"301.87 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
São Félix do XinguThu 9:40 AM305 km190 miles165 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BrasiliaThu 9:40 AM809 km503 miles437 nmSouth-southeast SSE
BelémThu 9:40 AM929 km577 miles502 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ManausThu 8:40 AM1178 km732 miles636 nmNorthwest NW
SalvadorThu 9:40 AM1465 km910 miles791 nmEast-southeast ESE
FortalezaThu 9:40 AM1544 km959 miles834 nmEast-northeast ENE
CayenneThu 9:40 AM1581 km983 miles854 nmNorth N
São PauloThu 9:40 AM1654 km1028 miles893 nmSouth-southeast SSE
ParamariboThu 9:40 AM1728 km1073 miles933 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Rio de JaneiroThu 9:40 AM1744 km1084 miles942 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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