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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: 7%

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 Friday, March 28, 2014 at 12:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 00' South, Longitude: 33° 34' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.59 meters/second, 1604.1 km/hour, 996.8 miles/hour or 866.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.7"16.61 miwest0° 00' 11.3"0.22 minorth16.61 mi
1 hour14° 27' 50.0"996.74 miwest0° 11' 27.1"13.11 minorth996.97 mi
24 hours12° 45' 53.4"879.66 mieast4° 39' 39.5"320.28 minorth938.17 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Fernando de NoronhaFri 10:20 AM176 km110 miles95 nmNortheast NE
NatalFri 9:20 AM205 km127 miles111 nmWest-southwest WSW
RecifeFri 9:20 AM372 km231 miles201 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MaceióFri 9:20 AM569 km353 miles307 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FortalezaFri 9:20 AM574 km357 miles310 nmWest-northwest WNW
SalvadorFri 9:20 AM1033 km642 miles558 nmSouth-southwest SSW
BelémFri 9:20 AM1704 km1059 miles920 nmWest-northwest WNW
BrasiliaFri 9:20 AM1968 km1223 miles1063 nmSouthwest SW
Rio de JaneiroFri 9:20 AM2241 km1392 miles1210 nmSouth-southwest SSW
CayenneFri 9:20 AM2358 km1465 miles1273 nmWest-northwest WNW
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