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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 8:06:00 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 08:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 10' South, Longitude: 36° 23' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.38 meters/second, 1545.8 km/hour, 960.5 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' 09.1"960.22 miWest0° 07' 50.5"8.99 miSouth959.94 mi
24 hours13° 27' 25.7"894.11 miEast2° 40' 22.6"183.82 miSouth906.56 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SalvadorSun 5:06 AM420 km261 miles227 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Vitória *Sun 6:06 AM622 km387 miles336 nmSouthwest SW
RecifeSun 5:06 AM907 km564 miles490 nmNorth N
Rio de Janeiro *Sun 6:06 AM1037 km644 miles560 nmSouthwest SW
Brasilia *Sun 6:06 AM1231 km765 miles665 nmWest W
São Paulo *Sun 6:06 AM1350 km839 miles729 nmSouthwest SW
FortalezaSun 5:06 AM1394 km866 miles753 nmNorth N
BelémSun 5:06 AM2100 km1305 miles1134 nmNorthwest NW
Asuncion *Sun 5:06 AM2429 km1509 miles1311 nmWest-southwest WSW
Montevideo *Sun 6:06 AM2863 km1779 miles1546 nmSouthwest SW

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