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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 = Tuesday, June 17, 2014 at 5:48:00 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: 78%

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 Tuesday, June 17, 2014 at 05:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 44' South, Longitude: 29° 13' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.49 meters/second, 1585.8 km/hour, 985.3 miles/hour or 856.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.0"16.42 miWest0° 00' 10.2"0.20 miNorth16.42 mi
1 hour14° 27' 03.1"985.23 miWest0° 10' 19.1"11.82 miNorth985.55 mi
24 hours12° 54' 55.4"880.55 miEast4° 19' 21.8"297.06 miNorth933.89 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
RecifeTue 2:48 AM652 km405 miles352 nmWest-northwest WNW
Fernando de NoronhaTue 3:48 AM740 km460 miles400 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SalvadorTue 2:48 AM1074 km667 miles580 nmWest-southwest WSW
FortalezaTue 2:48 AM1224 km760 miles661 nmWest-northwest WNW
Rio de JaneiroTue 2:48 AM2089 km1298 miles1128 nmSouthwest SW
BrasiliaTue 2:48 AM2134 km1326 miles1152 nmWest-southwest WSW
BelémTue 2:48 AM2319 km1441 miles1252 nmWest-northwest WNW
São PauloTue 2:48 AM2402 km1493 miles1297 nmSouthwest SW
JamestownTue 5:48 AM2639 km1640 miles1425 nmEast-southeast ESE
FreetownTue 5:48 AM2682 km1667 miles1448 nmNortheast NE

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