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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 31, 2013 at 6:40:00 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: 83%

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 Thursday, January 31, 2013 at 06:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 3° 40' South, Longitude: 52° 12' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.19 meters/second, 1613.5 km/hour, 1002.6 miles/hour or 871.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.3"16.71 miWest0° 00' 11.5"0.22 miSouth16.71 mi
1 hour14° 31' 19.4"1002.46 miWest0° 11' 32.9"13.23 miSouth1002.44 mi
24 hours11° 39' 08.5"804.37 miEast4° 31' 53.4"311.38 miSouth859.86 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SantarémThu 3:40 AM310 km193 miles168 nmWest-northwest WNW
São Félix do XinguThu 3:40 AM331 km205 miles179 nmSouth S
BelémThu 3:40 AM481 km299 miles260 nmEast-northeast ENE
ManausThu 2:40 AM871 km541 miles470 nmWest W
CayenneThu 3:40 AM950 km590 miles513 nmNorth N
ParamariboThu 3:40 AM1099 km683 miles593 nmNorth-northwest NNW
GeorgetownThu 2:40 AM1334 km829 miles720 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Brasilia *Thu 4:40 AM1423 km884 miles769 nmSouth-southeast SSE
FortalezaThu 3:40 AM1513 km940 miles817 nmEast E
SalvadorThu 3:40 AM1827 km1136 miles987 nmSoutheast SE

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