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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 7:43 AM
This phaseThird QuarterTuesday, April 22, 2014 at 7:52 AM
Next phaseNew MoonTuesday, April 29, 2014 at 6:15 AM

Position of the Moon

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

The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.47 meters/second, 1556.9 km/hour, 967.4 miles/hour or 840.7 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"967.29 miwest0° 07' 34.4"8.68 minorth967.61 mi
24 hours13° 07' 55.2"879.37 mieast3° 24' 40.6"234.51 minorth916.13 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 AM1254 km779 miles677 nmNorthwest NW
SalvadorTue 4:52 AM1423 km884 miles768 nmWest W
FortalezaTue 4:52 AM1874 km1164 miles1012 nmNorthwest NW
Rio de JaneiroTue 4:52 AM2089 km1298 miles1128 nmWest-southwest WSW
JamestownTue 7:52 AM2122 km1318 miles1146 nmEast E
BrasiliaTue 4:52 AM2416 km1501 miles1305 nmWest W
São PauloTue 4:52 AM2442 km1517 miles1318 nmWest-southwest WSW
MonroviaTue 7:52 AM2816 km1749 miles1520 nmNortheast NE
FreetownTue 7:52 AM2881 km1790 miles1555 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BelémTue 4:52 AM2920 km1815 miles1577 nmWest-northwest WNW
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