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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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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Thursday, March 27, 2014 at 13:30:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun symbol. At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
  • The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: Moon symbol. At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.

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 13:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 12' South, Longitude: 63° 09' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.25 meters/second, 1588.5 km/hour, 987.0 miles/hour or 857.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.2"16.45 miwest0° 00' 10.3"0.20 minorth16.45 mi
1 hour14° 27' 12.0"986.93 miwest0° 10' 28.1"11.99 minorth987.24 mi
24 hours12° 59' 17.0"886.88 mieast4° 24' 23.9"302.82 minorth941.53 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Porto VelhoThu 9:30 AM95 km59 miles52 nmWest-northwest WNW
RiberaltaThu 9:30 AM376 km234 miles203 nmWest-southwest WSW
Rio BrancoThu 8:30 AM519 km323 miles280 nmWest W
CobijaThu 9:30 AM647 km402 miles350 nmWest-southwest WSW
ManausThu 9:30 AM756 km470 miles408 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San Ignacio de VelascoThu 9:30 AM830 km516 miles448 nmSouth-southeast SSE
La PazThu 9:30 AM972 km604 miles525 nmSouth-southwest SSW
SucreThu 9:30 AM1112 km691 miles601 nmSouth-southwest SSW
LimaThu 8:30 AM1551 km964 miles838 nmWest-southwest WSW
BrasiliaThu 10:30 AM1813 km1126 miles979 nmEast-southeast ESE
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