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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: 94%
Previous phaseFull MoonFriday, June 13, 2014 at 4:12 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterThursday, June 19, 2014 at 6:39 PM

Position of the Moon

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

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.93 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
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.1"15.92 miwest0° 00' 06.0"0.12 minorth15.92 mi
1 hour14° 24' 15.0"954.87 miwest0° 06' 07.5"7.02 minorth955.15 mi
24 hours14° 04' 06.1"932.62 mieast2° 56' 28.2"202.23 minorth960.85 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 AM135 km84 miles73 nmWest W
Teófilo OtoniSun 1:48 AM181 km113 miles98 nmSoutheast SE
Belo HorizonteSun 1:48 AM373 km232 miles201 nmSouth-southwest SSW
VitóriaSun 1:48 AM474 km295 miles256 nmSouth-southeast SSE
BrasiliaSun 1:48 AM571 km355 miles308 nmWest W
SalvadorSun 1:48 AM600 km373 miles324 nmNortheast NE
Rio de JaneiroSun 1:48 AM706 km439 miles381 nmSouth S
São PauloSun 1:48 AM877 km545 miles473 nmSouth-southwest SSW
RecifeSun 1:48 AM1262 km784 miles681 nmNortheast NE
FortalezaSun 1:48 AM1490 km926 miles804 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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