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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: 74%

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 Friday, February 1, 2013 at 06:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 10' South, Longitude: 38° 24' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.06 meters/second, 1598.6 km/hour, 993.3 miles/hour or 863.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.2"16.56 miwest0° 00' 11.0"0.21 misouth16.56 mi
1 hour14° 30' 18.5"993.25 miwest0° 10' 59.6"12.59 misouth993.10 mi
24 hours12° 08' 00.5"830.86 mieast4° 11' 36.3"288.23 misouth874.62 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Juàzeiro do NorteFri 3:30 AM148 km92 miles80 nmNorthwest NW
GaranhunsFri 3:30 AM228 km142 miles123 nmEast-southeast ESE
MaceióFri 3:30 AM338 km210 miles182 nmEast-southeast ESE
RecifeFri 3:30 AM388 km241 miles210 nmEast E
NatalFri 3:30 AM438 km272 miles237 nmNortheast NE
FortalezaFri 3:30 AM488 km303 miles264 nmNorth N
SalvadorFri 3:30 AM531 km330 miles287 nmSouth S
Fernando de NoronhaFri 4:30 AM813 km505 miles439 nmNortheast NE
Brasilia *Fri 4:30 AM1333 km828 miles720 nmSouthwest SW
BelémFri 3:30 AM1341 km833 miles724 nmWest-northwest WNW
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