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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 = Monday, January 7, 2013 at 10:26:00 AM.

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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

Fraction of moon illuminated: 26%

Previous phaseThird QuarterSaturday, January 5, 2013 at 3:59 AM
Next phaseNew MoonFriday, January 11, 2013 at 7:45 PM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, January 7, 2013 at 10:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 31' South, Longitude: 39° 40' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.50 meters/second, 1531.8 km/hour, 951.8 miles/hour or 827.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.4"15.86 miWest0° 00' 07.2"0.14 miSouth15.86 mi
1 hour14° 25' 24.2"951.51 miWest0° 07' 09.3"8.20 miSouth951.23 mi
24 hours14° 12' 21.9"937.17 miEast2° 19' 11.2"159.55 miSouth944.49 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Teófilo Otoni *Mon 8:26 AM200 km124 miles108 nmWest-southwest WSW
Vitória *Mon 8:26 AM316 km196 miles171 nmSouth-southwest SSW
SalvadorMon 7:26 AM517 km321 miles279 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Belo Horizonte *Mon 8:26 AM525 km326 miles283 nmWest-southwest WSW
Rio de Janeiro *Mon 8:26 AM707 km440 miles382 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Brasilia *Mon 8:26 AM898 km558 miles485 nmWest W
São Paulo *Mon 8:26 AM988 km614 miles533 nmSouthwest SW
RecifeMon 7:26 AM1166 km725 miles630 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FortalezaMon 7:26 AM1529 km950 miles826 nmNorth N
BelémMon 7:26 AM2021 km1256 miles1091 nmNorth-northwest NNW

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