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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: 87%

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 Monday, June 16, 2014 at 04:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 42' South, Longitude: 26° 08' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.46 meters/second, 1560.5 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' 30.9"969.54 miwest0° 08' 33.1"9.80 minorth969.88 mi
24 hours13° 30' 46.2"908.23 mieast3° 46' 25.5"259.41 minorth950.89 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 AM1138 km707 miles615 nmWest-northwest WNW
SalvadorMon 1:38 AM1340 km832 miles723 nmWest W
FortalezaMon 1:38 AM1755 km1091 miles948 nmNorthwest NW
Rio de JaneiroMon 1:38 AM2071 km1287 miles1118 nmWest-southwest WSW
JamestownMon 4:38 AM2211 km1374 miles1194 nmEast E
BrasiliaMon 1:38 AM2352 km1461 miles1270 nmWest W
São PauloMon 1:38 AM2419 km1503 miles1306 nmWest-southwest WSW
MonroviaMon 4:38 AM2788 km1732 miles1505 nmNortheast NE
BelémMon 1:38 AM2809 km1745 miles1517 nmWest-northwest WNW
FreetownMon 4:38 AM2838 km1763 miles1532 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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