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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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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Sunday, June 15, 2014 at 04:48:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun symbol. At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
  • The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: Moon symbol. At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.

Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 94%

Previous phaseFull MoonFriday, June 13, 2014 at 4:13 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterThursday, June 19, 2014 at 6:40 PM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, June 15, 2014 at 04:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 37' South, Longitude: 42° 21' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.92 meters/second, 1536.9 km/hour, 955.0 miles/hour or 829.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 24.1"15.92 miwest0° 00' 06.0"0.12 minorth15.92 mi
1 hour14° 24' 15.0"954.80 miwest0° 06' 07.3"7.02 minorth955.07 mi
24 hours14° 04' 07.6"932.57 mieast2° 56' 25.4"202.17 minorth960.78 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Montes ClarosSun 1:48 AM163 km101 miles88 nmWest W
Teófilo OtoniSun 1:48 AM164 km102 miles89 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Vitória da ConquistaSun 1:48 AM249 km154 miles134 nmNortheast NE
Belo HorizonteSun 1:48 AM384 km239 miles207 nmSouth-southwest SSW
VitóriaSun 1:48 AM460 km286 miles249 nmSouth-southeast SSE
SalvadorSun 1:48 AM579 km360 miles313 nmNortheast NE
BrasiliaSun 1:48 AM599 km372 miles324 nmWest W
Rio de JaneiroSun 1:48 AM709 km440 miles383 nmSouth S
São PauloSun 1:48 AM891 km553 miles481 nmSouth-southwest SSW
RecifeSun 1:48 AM1243 km772 miles671 nmNortheast NE

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