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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 Monday, June 16, 2014 at 05:48:00 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: 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 05:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 32' South, Longitude: 42° 42' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.80 meters/second, 1561.7 km/hour, 970.4 miles/hour or 843.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 25.5"16.17 miwest0° 00' 08.5"0.16 minorth16.17 mi
1 hour14° 25' 35.0"970.22 miwest0° 08' 39.0"9.91 minorth970.56 mi
24 hours13° 29' 05.1"906.90 mieast3° 48' 22.6"261.63 minorth950.18 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Vitória da ConquistaMon 2:48 AM248 km154 miles134 nmSoutheast SE
SalvadorMon 2:48 AM461 km287 miles249 nmEast E
BrasiliaMon 2:48 AM612 km380 miles330 nmWest-southwest WSW
RecifeMon 2:48 AM1045 km649 miles564 nmNortheast NE
Rio de JaneiroMon 2:48 AM1046 km650 miles565 nmSouth S
FortalezaMon 2:48 AM1173 km729 miles633 nmNorth-northeast NNE
São PauloMon 2:48 AM1185 km737 miles640 nmSouth-southwest SSW
BelémMon 2:48 AM1480 km920 miles799 nmNorth-northwest NNW
AsuncionMon 1:48 AM2035 km1264 miles1099 nmSouthwest SW
ManausMon 1:48 AM2227 km1384 miles1202 nmWest-northwest WNW

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