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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 7:46:00 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 07:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 07' South, Longitude: 31° 34' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.49 meters/second, 1546.2 km/hour, 960.7 miles/hour or 834.9 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' 10.5"960.46 miWest0° 07' 52.3"9.02 miSouth960.18 mi
24 hours13° 26' 53.1"893.71 miEast2° 41' 12.9"184.78 miSouth906.35 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SalvadorSun 4:46 AM822 km511 miles444 nmWest-northwest WNW
RecifeSun 4:46 AM963 km598 miles520 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Rio de Janeiro *Sun 5:46 AM1435 km891 miles775 nmSouthwest SW
FortalezaSun 4:46 AM1568 km974 miles847 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Brasilia *Sun 5:46 AM1747 km1085 miles943 nmWest W
São Paulo *Sun 5:46 AM1778 km1105 miles960 nmWest-southwest WSW
BelémSun 4:46 AM2464 km1531 miles1330 nmNorthwest NW
JamestownSun 7:46 AM2765 km1718 miles1493 nmEast E
Asuncion *Sun 4:46 AM2893 km1797 miles1562 nmWest-southwest WSW
Montevideo *Sun 5:46 AM3217 km1999 miles1737 nmSouthwest SW

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