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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: 50%

Previous phaseFull MoonTuesday, April 15, 2014 at 7:44 AM
This phaseThird QuarterTuesday, April 22, 2014 at 7:53 AM
Next phaseNew MoonTuesday, April 29, 2014 at 6:16 AM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, April 22, 2014 at 07:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 33' South, Longitude: 25° 09' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.46 meters/second, 1556.9 km/hour, 967.4 miles/hour or 840.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.6"16.12 miwest0° 00' 07.5"0.14 minorth16.12 mi
1 hour14° 26' 43.4"967.22 miwest0° 07' 34.4"8.68 minorth967.53 mi
24 hours13° 07' 56.3"879.32 mieast3° 24' 38.4"234.46 minorth916.07 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
RecifeTue 4:52 AM1279 km795 miles690 nmWest-northwest WNW
SalvadorTue 4:52 AM1452 km902 miles784 nmWest W
FortalezaTue 4:52 AM1897 km1178 miles1024 nmNorthwest NW
JamestownTue 7:52 AM2093 km1300 miles1130 nmEast E
Rio de JaneiroTue 4:52 AM2115 km1314 miles1142 nmWest-southwest WSW
BrasiliaTue 4:52 AM2445 km1519 miles1320 nmWest W
São PauloTue 4:52 AM2467 km1533 miles1332 nmWest-southwest WSW
MonroviaTue 7:52 AM2799 km1739 miles1511 nmNortheast NE
FreetownTue 7:52 AM2867 km1782 miles1548 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ConakryTue 7:52 AM2945 km1830 miles1590 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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