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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 1:58 PM
Next phaseNew MoonSunday, February 10, 2013 at 7:21 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: 24° 51' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.31 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"15.74 miwest0° 00' 05.3"0.10 misouth15.74 mi
1 hour14° 25' 31.0"944.36 miwest0° 05' 17.8"6.07 misouth944.14 mi
24 hours14° 02' 55.0"919.72 mieast1° 32' 32.4"106.09 misouth921.51 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 AM1598 km993 miles863 nmWest-northwest WNW
RecifeMon 5:14 AM1610 km1000 miles869 nmNorthwest NW
Rio de Janeiro *Mon 6:14 AM1960 km1218 miles1058 nmWest-southwest WSW
JamestownMon 8:14 AM2058 km1278 miles1111 nmEast E
FortalezaMon 5:14 AM2241 km1393 miles1210 nmNorthwest NW
São Paulo *Mon 6:14 AM2319 km1441 miles1252 nmWest-southwest WSW
Brasilia *Mon 6:14 AM2470 km1535 miles1334 nmWest W
MonroviaMon 8:14 AM3182 km1977 miles1718 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BelémMon 5:14 AM3218 km1999 miles1737 nmNorthwest NW
FreetownMon 8:14 AM3281 km2039 miles1772 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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