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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: 75%

Previous phaseFull MoonWednesday, May 14, 2014 at 7:17 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterWednesday, May 21, 2014 at 1:01 PM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, May 19, 2014 at 06:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 26' South, Longitude: 39° 46' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.27 meters/second, 1549.0 km/hour, 962.5 miles/hour or 836.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.9"16.04 miwest0° 00' 07.0"0.13 minorth16.04 mi
1 hour14° 25' 53.3"962.29 miwest0° 07' 01.9"8.06 minorth962.59 mi
24 hours13° 24' 27.6"894.05 mieast3° 13' 26.8"221.65 minorth927.36 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
ItabunaMon 3:48 AM86 km53 miles46 nmNortheast NE
IlhéusMon 3:48 AM97 km61 miles53 nmNortheast NE
Vitória da ConquistaMon 3:48 AM133 km83 miles72 nmWest-northwest WNW
JequiéMon 3:48 AM177 km110 miles96 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SalvadorMon 3:48 AM306 km190 miles165 nmNorth-northeast NNE
VitóriaMon 3:48 AM544 km338 miles294 nmSouth S
Belo HorizonteMon 3:48 AM649 km403 miles350 nmSouthwest SW
BrasiliaMon 3:48 AM871 km542 miles471 nmWest W
Rio de JaneiroMon 3:48 AM908 km564 miles490 nmSouth-southwest SSW
RecifeMon 3:48 AM970 km603 miles524 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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