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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 Friday, March 28, 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: 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 13:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 4° 47' South, Longitude: 50° 10' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.75 meters/second, 1604.7 km/hour, 997.1 miles/hour or 866.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.9"16.62 miwest0° 00' 11.5"0.22 minorth16.62 mi
1 hour14° 27' 51.8"997.03 miwest0° 11' 28.9"13.15 minorth997.25 mi
24 hours12° 45' 19.5"879.23 mieast4° 39' 59.1"320.63 minorth937.77 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 XinguFri 10:30 AM287 km178 miles155 nmSouthwest SW
BelémFri 10:30 AM414 km257 miles223 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SantarémFri 10:30 AM569 km353 miles307 nmWest-northwest WNW
CayenneFri 10:30 AM1101 km684 miles595 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ManausFri 9:30 AM1110 km690 miles599 nmWest W
BrasiliaFri 10:30 AM1243 km772 miles671 nmSouth-southeast SSE
FortalezaFri 10:30 AM1291 km802 miles697 nmEast E
ParamariboFri 10:30 AM1298 km806 miles701 nmNorth-northwest NNW
GeorgetownFri 9:30 AM1560 km969 miles842 nmNorthwest NW
SalvadorFri 10:30 AM1571 km976 miles848 nmSoutheast SE
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