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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 06:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 12' South, Longitude: 40° 49' 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 misouth16.56 mi
1 hour14° 30' 18.1"993.16 miwest0° 10' 59.2"12.58 misouth993.01 mi
24 hours12° 08' 14.5"831.06 mieast4° 11' 24.5"288.01 misouth874.72 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 AM203 km126 miles110 nmNortheast NE
FortalezaFri 3:40 AM550 km342 miles297 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MaceióFri 3:40 AM583 km362 miles315 nmEast-southeast ESE
SalvadorFri 3:40 AM587 km365 miles317 nmSouth-southeast SSE
RecifeFri 3:40 AM655 km407 miles354 nmEast E
NatalFri 3:40 AM672 km417 miles363 nmEast-northeast ENE
BelémFri 3:40 AM1130 km702 miles610 nmNorthwest NW
Brasilia *Fri 4:40 AM1139 km708 miles615 nmSouthwest SW
Rio de Janeiro *Fri 4:40 AM1654 km1028 miles893 nmSouth S
São Paulo *Fri 4:40 AM1811 km1125 miles978 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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