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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 07:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 23' South, Longitude: 55° 20' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.79 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"16.55 miwest0° 00' 11.0"0.21 misouth16.55 mi
1 hour14° 30' 14.9"992.64 miwest0° 10' 57.0"12.54 misouth992.49 mi
24 hours12° 09' 38.7"832.28 mieast4° 10' 13.9"286.66 misouth875.35 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 AM416 km259 miles225 nmEast-northeast ENE
SantarémFri 4:40 AM662 km412 miles358 nmNorth N
ManausFri 3:40 AM780 km485 miles421 nmNorthwest NW
BelémFri 4:40 AM1078 km670 miles582 nmNortheast NE
Brasilia *Fri 5:40 AM1153 km716 miles623 nmSoutheast SE
Rio BrancoFri 3:40 AM1384 km860 miles747 nmWest W
CayenneFri 4:40 AM1509 km938 miles815 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ParamariboFri 4:40 AM1570 km976 miles848 nmNorth N
SucreFri 3:40 AM1594 km990 miles861 nmSouthwest SW
La PazFri 3:40 AM1656 km1029 miles894 nmSouthwest SW
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