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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: 78%

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 Tuesday, June 17, 2014 at 05:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 42' South, Longitude: 31° 54' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.53 meters/second, 1585.9 km/hour, 985.4 miles/hour or 856.3 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 minorth16.43 mi
1 hour14° 27' 03.8"985.40 miwest0° 10' 19.7"11.83 minorth985.73 mi
24 hours12° 54' 40.5"880.42 mieast4° 19' 31.7"297.27 minorth933.82 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
RecifeTue 2:58 AM373 km232 miles201 nmWest-northwest WNW
MaceióTue 2:58 AM421 km262 miles228 nmWest W
NatalTue 2:58 AM571 km355 miles308 nmNorthwest NW
Fernando de NoronhaTue 3:58 AM643 km400 miles347 nmNorth N
SalvadorTue 2:58 AM805 km500 miles435 nmWest-southwest WSW
FortalezaTue 2:58 AM989 km615 miles534 nmNorthwest NW
BrasiliaTue 2:58 AM1862 km1157 miles1005 nmWest-southwest WSW
Rio de JaneiroTue 2:58 AM1899 km1180 miles1025 nmSouthwest SW
BelémTue 2:58 AM2050 km1274 miles1107 nmWest-northwest WNW
São PauloTue 2:58 AM2194 km1363 miles1185 nmSouthwest SW
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