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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 4:39 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterSunday, February 3, 2013 at 1:57 PM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, January 30, 2013 at 04:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 1° 18' North, Longitude: 38° 37' 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
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.0"16.75 miwest0° 00' 11.5"0.22 misouth16.75 mi
1 hour14° 31' 57.2"1005.04 miwest0° 11' 31.5"13.20 misouth1005.16 mi
24 hours11° 18' 51.9"782.48 mieast4° 38' 09.6"318.55 misouth844.72 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 AM559 km348 miles302 nmSouth S
Fernando de NoronhaWed 2:56 AM899 km558 miles485 nmSoutheast SE
RecifeWed 1:56 AM1120 km696 miles605 nmSouth-southeast SSE
BelémWed 1:56 AM1140 km708 miles615 nmWest-southwest WSW
CayenneWed 1:56 AM1576 km979 miles851 nmWest-northwest WNW
SalvadorWed 1:56 AM1579 km981 miles852 nmSouth S
ParamariboWed 1:56 AM1904 km1183 miles1028 nmWest-northwest WNW
Brasilia *Wed 2:56 AM2149 km1335 miles1160 nmSouth-southwest SSW
PraiaWed 3:56 AM2241 km1392 miles1210 nmNortheast NE
GeorgetownWed 12:56 AM2253 km1400 miles1217 nmWest-northwest WNW
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