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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: 89%

Previous phaseFull MoonSaturday, July 12, 2014 at 11:25 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterSaturday, July 19, 2014 at 2:09 AM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, July 15, 2014 at 04:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 16' South, Longitude: 33° 20' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.12 meters/second, 1595.2 km/hour, 991.2 miles/hour or 861.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.6"16.52 miwest0° 00' 11.1"0.21 minorth16.52 mi
1 hour14° 26' 41.9"991.21 miwest0° 11' 14.6"12.88 minorth991.50 mi
24 hours13° 04' 07.3"896.78 mieast4° 36' 51.1"317.08 minorth954.60 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
João PessoaTue 1:48 AM173 km107 miles93 nmWest W
RecifeTue 1:48 AM195 km121 miles105 nmWest-southwest WSW
NatalTue 1:48 AM270 km168 miles146 nmNorthwest NW
MaceióTue 1:48 AM375 km233 miles202 nmSouthwest SW
Fernando de NoronhaTue 2:48 AM386 km240 miles209 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FortalezaTue 1:48 AM701 km435 miles378 nmWest-northwest WNW
SalvadorTue 1:48 AM846 km526 miles457 nmSouthwest SW
BelémTue 1:48 AM1801 km1119 miles972 nmWest-northwest WNW
BrasiliaTue 1:48 AM1845 km1146 miles996 nmWest-southwest WSW
Rio de JaneiroTue 1:48 AM2032 km1263 miles1097 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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