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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 4:58:00 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 04:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 39' South, Longitude: 30° 41' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.55 meters/second, 1560.8 km/hour, 969.8 miles/hour or 842.8 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' 32.0"969.67 miWest0° 08' 34.7"9.83 miNorth970.01 mi
24 hours13° 30' 18.5"907.82 miEast3° 46' 57.9"260.01 miNorth950.65 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
RecifeMon 1:58 AM772 km480 miles417 nmNorthwest NW
SalvadorMon 1:58 AM849 km527 miles458 nmWest W
FortalezaMon 1:58 AM1395 km867 miles753 nmNorthwest NW
Rio de JaneiroMon 1:58 AM1675 km1041 miles904 nmSouthwest SW
BrasiliaMon 1:58 AM1867 km1160 miles1008 nmWest W
São PauloMon 1:58 AM2006 km1247 miles1083 nmSouthwest SW
BelémMon 1:58 AM2379 km1478 miles1285 nmWest-northwest WNW
JamestownMon 4:58 AM2697 km1676 miles1456 nmEast E
AsuncionMon 12:58 AM3101 km1927 miles1674 nmWest-southwest WSW
MonroviaMon 4:58 AM3115 km1935 miles1682 nmNortheast NE

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