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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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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Sunday, February 3, 2013 at 08:24:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun symbol. At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
  • The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: Moon symbol. At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.

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 08:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 12' South, Longitude: 40° 43' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.29 meters/second, 1545.4 km/hour, 960.3 miles/hour or 834.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 27.2"16.00 miwest0° 00' 07.9"0.15 misouth16.00 mi
1 hour14° 27' 07.8"960.00 miwest0° 07' 48.9"8.96 misouth959.73 mi
24 hours13° 27' 55.1"894.47 mieast2° 39' 37.2"182.95 misouth906.76 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Vitória da ConquistaSun 5:24 AM147 km91 miles79 nmNorth N
Teófilo Otoni *Sun 6:24 AM203 km126 miles109 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ItabunaSun 5:24 AM218 km135 miles117 nmNortheast NE
IlhéusSun 5:24 AM231 km143 miles125 nmNortheast NE
SalvadorSun 5:24 AM432 km268 miles233 nmNortheast NE
Vitória *Sun 6:24 AM457 km284 miles247 nmSouth S
Belo Horizonte *Sun 6:24 AM517 km321 miles279 nmSouthwest SW
Brasilia *Sun 6:24 AM768 km477 miles415 nmWest W
Rio de Janeiro *Sun 6:24 AM792 km492 miles428 nmSouth-southwest SSW
São Paulo *Sun 6:24 AM1023 km636 miles553 nmSouthwest SW

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