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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Friday, March 28, 2014 at 12:40:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 7%

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 Friday, March 28, 2014 at 12:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 4° 57' South, Longitude: 38° 07' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.64 meters/second, 1604.3 km/hour, 996.9 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' 50.5"996.77 miWest0° 11' 27.6"13.12 miNorth997.00 mi
24 hours12° 45' 44.0"879.50 miEast4° 39' 45.1"320.36 miNorth938.02 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MossoróFri 9:40 AM90 km56 miles48 nmEast-southeast ESE
FortalezaFri 9:40 AM142 km88 miles77 nmNorth-northwest NNW
NatalFri 9:40 AM336 km209 miles181 nmEast-southeast ESE
RecifeFri 9:40 AM495 km308 miles267 nmSoutheast SE
MaceióFri 9:40 AM583 km362 miles315 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Fernando de NoronhaFri 10:40 AM643 km399 miles347 nmEast E
SalvadorFri 9:40 AM890 km553 miles481 nmSouth S
BelémFri 9:40 AM1214 km754 miles655 nmWest-northwest WNW
BrasiliaFri 9:40 AM1607 km998 miles867 nmSouthwest SW
CayenneFri 9:40 AM1921 km1194 miles1038 nmNorthwest NW

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