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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: 96%
Previous phaseFull MoonTuesday, April 15, 2014 at 7:43 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterTuesday, April 22, 2014 at 7:52 AM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, April 17, 2014 at 04:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 15° 56' South
Longitude: 50° 59' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.07 meters/second, 1548.3 km/hour, 962.0 miles/hour or 836.0 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.5"16.03 miwest0° 00' 06.0"0.12 misouth16.04 mi
1 hour14° 27' 35.1"961.86 miwest0° 06' 05.4"6.98 misouth961.64 mi
24 hours13° 12' 35.1"878.74 mieast1° 59' 27.9"136.93 misouth884.86 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Barra do GarçasThu 1:56 AM138 km86 miles74 nmWest W
GoiâniaThu 1:56 AM199 km124 miles107 nmEast-southeast ESE
AnápolisThu 1:56 AM219 km136 miles118 nmEast-southeast ESE
BrasiliaThu 1:56 AM332 km206 miles179 nmEast E
São PauloThu 1:56 AM959 km596 miles518 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Rio de JaneiroThu 1:56 AM1129 km701 miles609 nmSoutheast SE
AsuncionThu 12:56 AM1245 km774 miles672 nmSouth-southwest SSW
SalvadorThu 1:56 AM1386 km861 miles749 nmEast-northeast ENE
SucreThu 12:56 AM1555 km966 miles840 nmWest-southwest WSW
BelémThu 1:56 AM1626 km1010 miles878 nmNorth N
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