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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: 53%

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 Sunday, February 3, 2013 at 06:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 01' South, Longitude: 19° 47' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.75 meters/second, 1547.1 km/hour, 961.3 miles/hour or 835.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.2"16.02 miwest0° 00' 08.0"0.15 misouth16.02 mi
1 hour14° 27' 13.9"961.11 miwest0° 07' 56.8"9.11 misouth960.83 mi
24 hours13° 25' 33.2"892.78 mieast2° 43' 15.1"187.12 misouth905.89 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JamestownSun 6:56 AM1506 km936 miles813 nmEast E
RecifeSun 3:56 AM1860 km1156 miles1005 nmWest-northwest WNW
SalvadorSun 3:56 AM2042 km1269 miles1103 nmWest W
FortalezaSun 3:56 AM2464 km1531 miles1330 nmWest-northwest WNW
Rio de Janeiro *Sun 4:56 AM2570 km1597 miles1388 nmWest-southwest WSW
MonroviaSun 6:56 AM2661 km1653 miles1437 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FreetownSun 6:56 AM2804 km1742 miles1514 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ConakrySun 6:56 AM2901 km1803 miles1566 nmNorth-northeast NNE
São Paulo *Sun 4:56 AM2929 km1820 miles1581 nmWest-southwest WSW
AbidjanSun 6:56 AM2930 km1821 miles1582 nmNortheast NE
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