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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, January 29, 2013 at 4:06:00 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: 96%

Previous phaseFull MoonSunday, January 27, 2013 at 4:40 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterSunday, February 3, 2013 at 1:58 PM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, January 29, 2013 at 04:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 58' North, Longitude: 37° 24' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.08 meters/second, 1609.5 km/hour, 1000.1 miles/hour or 869.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.0"16.67 miWest0° 00' 10.8"0.21 miSouth16.67 mi
1 hour14° 32' 08.0"999.98 miWest0° 10' 56.5"12.53 miSouth1000.22 mi
24 hours11° 09' 59.9"768.23 miEast4° 30' 10.5"309.40 miSouth830.38 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
FortalezaTue 1:06 AM1080 km671 miles583 nmSouth S
BelémTue 1:06 AM1479 km919 miles798 nmWest-southwest WSW
RecifeTue 1:06 AM1576 km980 miles851 nmSouth S
CayenneTue 1:06 AM1658 km1030 miles895 nmWest W
PraiaTue 3:06 AM1813 km1127 miles979 nmNortheast NE
ParamariboTue 1:06 AM1967 km1222 miles1062 nmWest W
SalvadorTue 1:06 AM2100 km1305 miles1134 nmSouth S
GeorgetownTue 12:06 AM2298 km1428 miles1241 nmWest W
DakarTue 4:06 AM2387 km1483 miles1289 nmEast-northeast ENE
BanjulTue 4:06 AM2429 km1509 miles1311 nmEast-northeast ENE

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