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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Tuesday, September 23, 2014 at 2:18:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth

Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%

Previous phaseThird QuarterTuesday, September 16, 2014 at 2:07 AM
Next phaseNew MoonWednesday, September 24, 2014 at 6:15 AM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, September 23, 2014 at 14:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 36' North, Longitude: 44° 06' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 450.35 meters/second, 1621.3 km/hour, 1007.4 miles/hour or 875.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 33.8"16.79 miWest0° 00' 09.5"0.18 miSouth16.79 mi
1 hour14° 33' 49.7"1007.33 miWest0° 09' 36.2"11.00 miSouth1007.41 mi
24 hours10° 32' 37.7"729.28 miEast3° 50' 54.9"264.43 miSouth775.47 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BelémTue 11:18 AM536 km333 miles289 nmWest-southwest WSW
FortalezaTue 11:18 AM785 km488 miles424 nmSoutheast SE
CayenneTue 11:18 AM1032 km641 miles557 nmWest-northwest WNW
ParamariboTue 11:18 AM1357 km843 miles733 nmWest-northwest WNW
RecifeTue 11:18 AM1401 km871 miles756 nmSoutheast SE
SalvadorTue 11:18 AM1626 km1010 miles878 nmSouth-southeast SSE
GeorgetownTue 10:18 AM1705 km1059 miles921 nmWest-northwest WNW
ManausTue 10:18 AM1818 km1130 miles982 nmWest-southwest WSW
BrasiliaTue 11:18 AM1861 km1156 miles1005 nmSouth-southwest SSW
BridgetownTue 10:18 AM2199 km1367 miles1187 nmNorthwest NW

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