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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Monday, June 16, 2014 at 4:38:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 87%

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 Monday, June 16, 2014 at 04:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 42' South, Longitude: 25° 52' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.46 meters/second, 1560.4 km/hour, 969.6 miles/hour or 842.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.4"16.16 miWest0° 00' 08.5"0.16 miNorth16.16 mi
1 hour14° 25' 30.8"969.46 miWest0° 08' 33.1"9.80 miNorth969.80 mi
24 hours13° 30' 47.9"908.19 miEast3° 46' 23.5"259.36 miNorth950.84 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
RecifeMon 1:38 AM1164 km723 miles628 nmWest-northwest WNW
SalvadorMon 1:38 AM1369 km851 miles739 nmWest W
FortalezaMon 1:38 AM1778 km1105 miles960 nmNorthwest NW
Rio de JaneiroMon 1:38 AM2095 km1302 miles1131 nmWest-southwest WSW
JamestownMon 4:38 AM2182 km1356 miles1178 nmEast E
BrasiliaMon 1:38 AM2380 km1479 miles1285 nmWest W
São PauloMon 1:38 AM2444 km1518 miles1320 nmWest-southwest WSW
MonroviaMon 4:38 AM2770 km1721 miles1496 nmNortheast NE
FreetownMon 4:38 AM2823 km1754 miles1524 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BelémMon 1:38 AM2835 km1762 miles1531 nmWest-northwest WNW

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