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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 4:40 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 AM823 km511 miles444 nmWest-northwest WNW
RecifeSun 4:46 AM958 km595 miles517 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Rio de Janeiro *Sun 5:46 AM1435 km891 miles775 nmSouthwest SW
FortalezaSun 4:46 AM1569 km975 miles847 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Brasilia *Sun 5:46 AM1747 km1085 miles943 nmWest W
São Paulo *Sun 5:46 AM1779 km1105 miles960 nmWest-southwest WSW
BelémSun 4:46 AM2465 km1532 miles1331 nmNorthwest NW
JamestownSun 7:46 AM2765 km1718 miles1493 nmEast E
Asuncion *Sun 4:46 AM2893 km1797 miles1562 nmWest-southwest WSW
Montevideo *Sun 5:46 AM3215 km1998 miles1736 nmSouthwest SW
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