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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 = Sunday, February 3, 2013 at 7:34:00 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: 53%

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 Sunday, February 3, 2013 at 07:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 06' South, Longitude: 28° 41' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.55 meters/second, 1546.4 km/hour, 960.9 miles/hour or 835.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.2"16.01 miWest0° 00' 07.9"0.15 miSouth16.01 mi
1 hour14° 27' 11.3"960.60 miWest0° 07' 53.4"9.04 miSouth960.33 mi
24 hours13° 26' 33.5"893.47 miEast2° 41' 42.9"185.35 miSouth906.22 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SalvadorSun 4:34 AM1112 km691 miles601 nmWest-northwest WNW
RecifeSun 4:34 AM1113 km691 miles601 nmNorthwest NW
Rio de Janeiro *Sun 5:34 AM1701 km1057 miles918 nmWest-southwest WSW
FortalezaSun 4:34 AM1744 km1083 miles941 nmNorthwest NW
São Paulo *Sun 5:34 AM2053 km1275 miles1108 nmWest-southwest WSW
Brasilia *Sun 5:34 AM2056 km1278 miles1110 nmWest W
JamestownSun 7:34 AM2456 km1526 miles1326 nmEast E
BelémSun 4:34 AM2710 km1684 miles1463 nmNorthwest NW
MonroviaSun 7:34 AM3166 km1967 miles1709 nmNortheast NE
Asuncion *Sun 4:34 AM3176 km1973 miles1715 nmWest-southwest WSW

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