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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 = Friday, February 1, 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: 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
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
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 AM174 km108 miles94 nmNortheast NE
FortalezaFri 3:40 AM542 km337 miles293 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MaceióFri 3:40 AM554 km344 miles299 nmEast-southeast ESE
SalvadorFri 3:40 AM577 km358 miles311 nmSouth-southeast SSE
RecifeFri 3:40 AM624 km387 miles337 nmEast E
NatalFri 3:40 AM647 km402 miles349 nmEast-northeast ENE
Fernando de NoronhaFri 4:40 AM1019 km633 miles550 nmEast-northeast ENE
BelémFri 3:40 AM1151 km715 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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