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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: 86%

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 06:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 22' South, Longitude: 59° 48' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.14 meters/second, 1562.9 km/hour, 971.1 miles/hour or 843.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.5"16.19 miwest0° 00' 08.7"0.17 minorth16.19 mi
1 hour14° 25' 39.2"971.06 miwest0° 08' 45.2"10.03 minorth971.40 mi
24 hours13° 27' 20.6"905.66 mieast3° 50' 20.8"263.90 minorth949.56 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Santa CruzMon 2:58 AM609 km378 miles329 nmSouthwest SW
Porto VelhoMon 2:58 AM679 km422 miles367 nmNorthwest NW
SucreMon 2:58 AM857 km533 miles463 nmSouthwest SW
Rio BrancoMon 1:58 AM950 km591 miles513 nmWest-northwest WNW
La PazMon 2:58 AM961 km597 miles519 nmWest-southwest WSW
ManausMon 2:58 AM1133 km704 miles612 nmNorth N
BrasiliaMon 3:58 AM1312 km815 miles708 nmEast-southeast ESE
AsuncionMon 2:58 AM1339 km832 miles723 nmSouth S
São PauloMon 3:58 AM1790 km1112 miles966 nmSoutheast SE
BelémMon 3:58 AM1814 km1127 miles979 nmNortheast NE
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