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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: 90%

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 Friday, April 18, 2014 at 04:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 56' South, Longitude: 37° 46' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.97 meters/second, 1529.9 km/hour, 950.6 miles/hour or 826.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.3"15.84 miwest0° 00' 03.7"0.07 misouth15.84 mi
1 hour14° 26' 22.3"950.42 miwest0° 03' 41.1"4.23 misouth950.26 mi
24 hours13° 36' 53.3"896.16 mieast0° 57' 02.4"65.39 misouth896.10 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
VitóriaFri 1:56 AM379 km236 miles205 nmSouthwest SW
SalvadorFri 1:56 AM554 km345 miles299 nmNorth N
Belo HorizonteFri 1:56 AM677 km421 miles366 nmWest-southwest WSW
Rio de JaneiroFri 1:56 AM794 km493 miles429 nmSouthwest SW
BrasiliaFri 1:56 AM1103 km686 miles596 nmWest W
São PauloFri 1:56 AM1114 km692 miles601 nmSouthwest SW
RecifeFri 1:56 AM1131 km703 miles611 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FortalezaFri 1:56 AM1571 km976 miles848 nmNorth N
BelémFri 1:56 AM2167 km1346 miles1170 nmNorth-northwest NNW
AsuncionFri 12:56 AM2209 km1373 miles1193 nmWest-southwest WSW
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