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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 06:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 13' South, Longitude: 42° 58' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.99 meters/second, 1598.4 km/hour, 993.2 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' 17.6"993.02 miwest0° 10' 58.9"12.58 misouth992.87 mi
24 hours12° 08' 26.9"831.18 mieast4° 11' 14.3"287.79 misouth874.75 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
FortalezaFri 3:50 AM693 km431 miles374 nmNortheast NE
SalvadorFri 3:50 AM719 km447 miles388 nmSoutheast SE
RecifeFri 3:50 AM891 km554 miles481 nmEast E
BelémFri 3:50 AM966 km600 miles522 nmNorthwest NW
Brasilia *Fri 4:50 AM994 km617 miles537 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Rio de Janeiro *Fri 4:50 AM1632 km1014 miles881 nmSouth S
São Paulo *Fri 4:50 AM1743 km1083 miles941 nmSouth-southwest SSW
CayenneFri 3:50 AM1788 km1111 miles965 nmNorthwest NW
ManausFri 2:50 AM1971 km1225 miles1064 nmWest-northwest WNW
ParamariboFri 3:50 AM2060 km1280 miles1112 nmNorthwest NW

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