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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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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Friday, February 1, 2013 at 08:08:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun symbol. At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
  • The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: Moon symbol. At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.

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 08:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 28' South, Longitude: 61° 50' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.69 meters/second, 1597.3 km/hour, 992.5 miles/hour or 862.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 30.2"16.54 miwest0° 00' 11.0"0.21 misouth16.54 mi
1 hour14° 30' 13.5"992.34 miwest0° 10' 56.0"12.52 misouth992.18 mi
24 hours12° 10' 16.6"832.77 mieast4° 09' 41.8"286.03 misouth875.57 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Porto VelhoFri 4:08 AM230 km143 miles124 nmWest W
RiberaltaFri 4:08 AM543 km337 miles293 nmWest-southwest WSW
ManausFri 4:08 AM624 km388 miles337 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Rio BrancoFri 4:08 AM679 km422 miles367 nmWest-southwest WSW
CobijaFri 4:08 AM812 km505 miles439 nmWest-southwest WSW
San Ignacio de VelascoFri 4:08 AM881 km547 miles476 nmSouth S
La PazFri 4:08 AM1123 km698 miles606 nmSouthwest SW
SucreFri 4:08 AM1227 km763 miles663 nmSouth-southwest SSW
BelémFri 5:08 AM1670 km1038 miles902 nmEast-northeast ENE
LimaFri 3:08 AM1713 km1064 miles925 nmWest-southwest WSW

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