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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 = Thursday, January 10, 2013 at 1:44:00 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

Fraction of moon illuminated: 2%

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 Thursday, January 10, 2013 at 13:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 14' South, Longitude: 43° 02' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 417.29 meters/second, 1502.3 km/hour, 933.5 miles/hour or 811.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 22.5"15.56 miWest0° 00' 03.4"0.07 miNorth15.56 mi
1 hour14° 22' 35.5"933.17 miWest0° 03' 31.6"4.04 miNorth933.36 mi
24 hours14° 45' 26.5"957.88 miEast2° 04' 03.1"142.21 miNorth974.44 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Belo Horizonte *Thu 11:44 AM101 km63 miles54 nmWest-northwest WNW
Juiz de Fora *Thu 11:44 AM173 km107 miles93 nmSouth S
Governador Valadares *Thu 11:44 AM191 km119 miles103 nmNortheast NE
Campos *Thu 11:44 AM245 km152 miles132 nmSoutheast SE
Vitória *Thu 11:44 AM286 km178 miles155 nmEast E
Niterói *Thu 11:44 AM294 km183 miles159 nmSouth S
Rio de Janeiro *Thu 11:44 AM304 km189 miles164 nmSouth S
Pirassununga *Thu 11:44 AM496 km308 miles268 nmWest-southwest WSW
Campinas *Thu 11:44 AM511 km318 miles276 nmSouthwest SW
São Paulo *Thu 11:44 AM523 km325 miles282 nmSouthwest SW

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