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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: 42%

Previous phaseThird QuarterSunday, February 3, 2013 at 1:57 PM
Next phaseNew MoonSunday, February 10, 2013 at 7:20 AM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, February 4, 2013 at 08:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 51' South, Longitude: 25° 07' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.30 meters/second, 1520.3 km/hour, 944.7 miles/hour or 820.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.4"15.75 miwest0° 00' 05.3"0.10 misouth15.75 mi
1 hour14° 25' 31.0"944.42 miwest0° 05' 17.6"6.07 misouth944.19 mi
24 hours14° 02' 56.4"919.80 mieast1° 32' 29.0"106.03 misouth921.58 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SalvadorMon 5:14 AM1571 km976 miles848 nmWest-northwest WNW
RecifeMon 5:14 AM1590 km988 miles859 nmNorthwest NW
Rio de Janeiro *Mon 6:14 AM1932 km1201 miles1043 nmWest-southwest WSW
JamestownMon 8:14 AM2086 km1296 miles1126 nmEast E
FortalezaMon 5:14 AM2222 km1381 miles1200 nmNorthwest NW
São Paulo *Mon 6:14 AM2291 km1424 miles1237 nmWest-southwest WSW
Brasilia *Mon 6:14 AM2442 km1517 miles1318 nmWest W
BelémMon 5:14 AM3194 km1985 miles1725 nmNorthwest NW
MonroviaMon 8:14 AM3196 km1986 miles1726 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FreetownMon 8:14 AM3293 km2046 miles1778 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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