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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: 64%

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 Saturday, February 2, 2013 at 06:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 21' South, Longitude: 26° 16' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.55 meters/second, 1575.2 km/hour, 978.8 miles/hour or 850.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.8"16.31 miwest0° 00' 09.7"0.19 misouth16.31 mi
1 hour14° 28' 54.4"978.61 miwest0° 09' 49.1"11.25 misouth978.37 mi
24 hours12° 44' 49.5"861.41 mieast3° 35' 55.6"247.43 misouth890.00 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
RecifeSat 3:30 AM1054 km655 miles569 nmWest-northwest WNW
SalvadorSat 3:30 AM1328 km825 miles717 nmWest W
FortalezaSat 3:30 AM1656 km1029 miles894 nmNorthwest NW
Rio de Janeiro *Sat 4:30 AM2141 km1331 miles1156 nmSouthwest SW
JamestownSat 6:30 AM2253 km1400 miles1217 nmEast-southeast ESE
Brasilia *Sat 4:30 AM2363 km1469 miles1276 nmWest-southwest WSW
São Paulo *Sat 4:30 AM2483 km1543 miles1341 nmWest-southwest WSW
MonroviaSat 6:30 AM2682 km1667 miles1448 nmNortheast NE
FreetownSat 6:30 AM2719 km1690 miles1468 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BelémSat 3:30 AM2731 km1697 miles1475 nmWest-northwest WNW
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