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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 07:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 09' South, Longitude: 34° 15' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.43 meters/second, 1545.9 km/hour, 960.6 miles/hour or 834.7 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' 09.7"960.39 miwest0° 07' 51.4"9.00 misouth960.12 mi
24 hours13° 27' 11.2"894.00 mieast2° 40' 45.0"184.26 misouth906.53 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 AM577 km358 miles311 nmNorthwest NW
RecifeSun 4:56 AM893 km555 miles482 nmNorth N
Rio de Janeiro *Sun 5:56 AM1204 km748 miles650 nmSouthwest SW
FortalezaSun 4:56 AM1451 km902 miles783 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Brasilia *Sun 5:56 AM1460 km907 miles789 nmWest W
São Paulo *Sun 5:56 AM1535 km954 miles829 nmSouthwest SW
BelémSun 4:56 AM2254 km1401 miles1217 nmNorthwest NW
Asuncion *Sun 4:56 AM2633 km1636 miles1422 nmWest-southwest WSW
Montevideo *Sun 5:56 AM3015 km1873 miles1628 nmSouthwest SW
JamestownSun 7:56 AM3050 km1895 miles1647 nmEast E
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