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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 7:40:00 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 07:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 22' South, Longitude: 55° 04' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.80 meters/second, 1597.7 km/hour, 992.7 miles/hour or 862.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.2"16.54 miWest0° 00' 11.0"0.21 miSouth16.55 mi
1 hour14° 30' 14.9"992.58 miWest0° 10' 57.0"12.54 miSouth992.43 mi
24 hours12° 09' 37.1"832.20 miEast4° 10' 15.3"286.67 miSouth875.28 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
São Félix do XinguFri 4:40 AM390 km242 miles211 nmEast-northeast ENE
SantarémFri 4:40 AM659 km410 miles356 nmNorth N
ManausFri 3:40 AM800 km497 miles432 nmNorthwest NW
BelémFri 4:40 AM1058 km658 miles571 nmNortheast NE
Brasilia *Fri 5:40 AM1133 km704 miles612 nmSoutheast SE
Rio BrancoFri 3:40 AM1414 km878 miles763 nmWest W
CayenneFri 4:40 AM1502 km934 miles811 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ParamariboFri 4:40 AM1570 km975 miles847 nmNorth N
SucreFri 3:40 AM1614 km1003 miles872 nmSouthwest SW
La PazFri 3:40 AM1681 km1044 miles908 nmSouthwest SW

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