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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: 70%

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 Thursday, July 17, 2014 at 06:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 2° 22' North, Longitude: 36° 36' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.50 meters/second, 1611.0 km/hour, 1001.0 miles/hour or 869.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.9"16.68 miwest0° 00' 11.3"0.22 minorth16.68 mi
1 hour14° 28' 59.1"1001.02 miwest0° 11' 22.0"13.02 minorth1001.03 mi
24 hours12° 17' 04.9"849.08 mieast4° 22' 57.1"301.16 minorth898.86 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
FortalezaThu 3:48 AM712 km442 miles384 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Fernando de NoronhaThu 4:48 AM836 km519 miles451 nmSouth-southeast SSE
RecifeThu 3:48 AM1174 km729 miles634 nmSouth S
BelémThu 3:48 AM1388 km862 miles749 nmWest-southwest WSW
SalvadorThu 3:48 AM1709 km1062 miles923 nmSouth S
CayenneThu 3:48 AM1770 km1100 miles956 nmWest W
PraiaThu 5:48 AM1998 km1241 miles1079 nmNortheast NE
ParamariboThu 3:48 AM2096 km1302 miles1131 nmWest W
BrasiliaThu 3:48 AM2362 km1468 miles1275 nmSouth-southwest SSW
GeorgetownThu 2:48 AM2441 km1517 miles1318 nmWest-northwest WNW
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