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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 4:13 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterThursday, June 19, 2014 at 6:40 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: 30° 46' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.74 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
1 minute0° 14' 28.4"16.62 miwest0° 00' 11.1"0.21 minorth16.62 mi
1 hour14° 28' 25.7"997.02 miwest0° 11' 13.7"12.86 minorth997.25 mi
24 hours12° 25' 38.3"856.05 mieast4° 32' 30.3"312.06 minorth913.22 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 AM233 km145 miles126 nmNorthwest NW
NatalWed 3:48 AM500 km311 miles270 nmWest W
RecifeWed 3:48 AM555 km345 miles300 nmSouthwest SW
FortalezaWed 3:48 AM882 km548 miles476 nmWest W
SalvadorWed 3:48 AM1205 km749 miles651 nmSouthwest SW
BelémWed 3:48 AM2012 km1250 miles1086 nmWest-northwest WNW
BrasiliaWed 3:48 AM2206 km1371 miles1191 nmWest-southwest WSW
PraiaWed 5:48 AM2366 km1470 miles1278 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Rio de JaneiroWed 3:48 AM2374 km1475 miles1282 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FreetownWed 6:48 AM2467 km1533 miles1332 nmNortheast NE

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