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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 12:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 4° 58' South, Longitude: 35° 58' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.62 meters/second, 1604.2 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' 50.3"996.79 miwest0° 11' 27.3"13.12 minorth997.02 mi
24 hours12° 45' 48.5"879.60 mieast4° 39' 42.5"320.33 minorth938.13 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
NatalFri 9:30 AM119 km74 miles64 nmSoutheast SE
MossoróFri 9:30 AM149 km92 miles80 nmWest W
FortalezaFri 9:30 AM320 km199 miles173 nmWest-northwest WNW
RecifeFri 9:30 AM366 km228 miles198 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Fernando de NoronhaFri 10:30 AM412 km256 miles223 nmEast-northeast ENE
MaceióFri 9:30 AM520 km323 miles281 nmSouth S
SalvadorFri 9:30 AM926 km575 miles500 nmSouth-southwest SSW
BelémFri 9:30 AM1444 km897 miles780 nmWest-northwest WNW
BrasiliaFri 9:30 AM1769 km1099 miles955 nmSouthwest SW
CayenneFri 9:30 AM2123 km1319 miles1146 nmWest-northwest WNW
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