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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 07:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 09' South, Longitude: 33° 58' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.43 meters/second, 1546.0 km/hour, 960.6 miles/hour or 834.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 27.2"16.01 miwest0° 00' 07.9"0.15 misouth16.01 mi
1 hour14° 27' 09.8"960.34 miwest0° 07' 51.4"9.01 misouth960.06 mi
24 hours13° 27' 09.4"893.91 mieast2° 40' 47.9"184.30 misouth906.46 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SalvadorSun 4:56 AM600 km373 miles324 nmNorthwest NW
RecifeSun 4:56 AM895 km556 miles483 nmNorth N
Rio de Janeiro *Sun 5:56 AM1226 km762 miles662 nmSouthwest SW
FortalezaSun 4:56 AM1461 km908 miles789 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Brasilia *Sun 5:56 AM1489 km925 miles804 nmWest W
São Paulo *Sun 5:56 AM1559 km968 miles842 nmSouthwest SW
BelémSun 4:56 AM2275 km1413 miles1228 nmNorthwest NW
Asuncion *Sun 4:56 AM2659 km1652 miles1436 nmWest-southwest WSW
JamestownSun 7:56 AM3022 km1878 miles1632 nmEast E
Montevideo *Sun 5:56 AM3034 km1886 miles1638 nmSouthwest SW

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