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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: 91%

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 Wednesday, January 30, 2013 at 04:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 1° 19' North, Longitude: 38° 21' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.30 meters/second, 1617.5 km/hour, 1005.1 miles/hour or 873.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 32.0"16.75 miwest0° 00' 11.5"0.22 misouth16.75 mi
1 hour14° 31' 57.2"1004.96 miwest0° 11' 31.5"13.20 misouth1005.09 mi
24 hours11° 18' 51.3"782.41 mieast4° 38' 09.6"318.53 misouth844.65 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
FortalezaWed 1:56 AM560 km348 miles303 nmSouth S
Fernando de NoronhaWed 2:56 AM876 km544 miles473 nmSoutheast SE
RecifeWed 1:56 AM1110 km689 miles599 nmSouth-southeast SSE
BelémWed 1:56 AM1169 km726 miles631 nmWest-southwest WSW
SalvadorWed 1:56 AM1579 km981 miles853 nmSouth S
CayenneWed 1:56 AM1605 km997 miles867 nmWest-northwest WNW
ParamariboWed 1:56 AM1933 km1201 miles1044 nmWest-northwest WNW
Brasilia *Wed 2:56 AM2163 km1344 miles1168 nmSouth-southwest SSW
PraiaWed 3:56 AM2219 km1379 miles1198 nmNortheast NE
GeorgetownWed 12:56 AM2282 km1418 miles1232 nmWest-northwest WNW

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