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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 4:40 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterSunday, February 3, 2013 at 1:58 PM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, February 1, 2013 at 06:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 11' South, Longitude: 40° 33' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.03 meters/second, 1598.5 km/hour, 993.3 miles/hour or 863.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 30.2"16.55 miwest0° 00' 11.0"0.21 misouth16.55 mi
1 hour14° 30' 18.1"993.10 miwest0° 10' 59.2"12.58 misouth992.95 mi
24 hours12° 08' 12.8"830.98 mieast4° 11' 25.8"288.02 misouth874.65 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 3:40 AM179 km111 miles97 nmNortheast NE
FortalezaFri 3:40 AM537 km334 miles290 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MaceióFri 3:40 AM555 km345 miles300 nmEast-southeast ESE
SalvadorFri 3:40 AM575 km357 miles310 nmSouth-southeast SSE
RecifeFri 3:40 AM625 km388 miles337 nmEast E
NatalFri 3:40 AM644 km400 miles348 nmEast-northeast ENE
Fernando de NoronhaFri 4:40 AM1018 km633 miles550 nmEast-northeast ENE
BelémFri 3:40 AM1152 km716 miles622 nmNorthwest NW
Brasilia *Fri 4:40 AM1159 km720 miles626 nmSouthwest SW
Rio de Janeiro *Fri 4:40 AM1659 km1031 miles896 nmSouth S

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