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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: 67%

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 Wednesday, June 18, 2014 at 06:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 13' South, Longitude: 31° 03' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.75 meters/second, 1604.7 km/hour, 997.1 miles/hour or 866.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.4"16.62 miwest0° 00' 11.1"0.21 minorth16.62 mi
1 hour14° 28' 25.8"997.10 miwest0° 11' 13.7"12.86 minorth997.33 mi
24 hours12° 25' 37.1"856.10 mieast4° 32' 30.4"312.09 minorth913.27 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Fernando de NoronhaWed 4:48 AM211 km131 miles114 nmNorthwest NW
NatalWed 3:48 AM470 km292 miles254 nmWest W
RecifeWed 3:48 AM531 km330 miles287 nmSouthwest SW
FortalezaWed 3:48 AM852 km530 miles460 nmWest W
SalvadorWed 3:48 AM1185 km736 miles640 nmSouthwest SW
BelémWed 3:48 AM1982 km1232 miles1070 nmWest-northwest WNW
BrasiliaWed 3:48 AM2181 km1355 miles1178 nmSouthwest SW
Rio de JaneiroWed 3:48 AM2358 km1465 miles1273 nmSouth-southwest SSW
PraiaWed 5:48 AM2376 km1476 miles1283 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FreetownWed 6:48 AM2491 km1548 miles1345 nmNortheast NE
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