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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: 62%

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 Monday, April 21, 2014 at 06:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 10' South, Longitude: 23° 31' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.48 meters/second, 1535.3 km/hour, 954.0 miles/hour or 829.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 25.9"15.90 miwest0° 00' 05.0"0.10 minorth15.90 mi
1 hour14° 25' 53.0"953.78 miwest0° 05' 02.5"5.78 minorth954.01 mi
24 hours13° 30' 04.0"892.32 mieast2° 29' 54.5"171.80 minorth914.31 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
RecifeMon 3:48 AM1590 km988 miles859 nmNorthwest NW
SalvadorMon 3:48 AM1674 km1040 miles904 nmWest-northwest WNW
JamestownMon 6:48 AM1904 km1183 miles1028 nmEast E
Rio de JaneiroMon 3:48 AM2152 km1337 miles1162 nmWest-southwest WSW
FortalezaMon 3:48 AM2216 km1377 miles1197 nmNorthwest NW
São PauloMon 3:48 AM2511 km1560 miles1356 nmWest-southwest WSW
BrasiliaMon 3:48 AM2604 km1618 miles1406 nmWest W
MonroviaMon 6:48 AM2951 km1833 miles1593 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FreetownMon 6:48 AM3055 km1899 miles1650 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ConakryMon 6:48 AM3142 km1953 miles1697 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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