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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 = Monday, February 4, 2013 at 8:24:00 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: 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 08:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 52' South, Longitude: 27° 15' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.27 meters/second, 1520.2 km/hour, 944.6 miles/hour or 820.8 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' 05.2"0.10 miSouth15.74 mi
1 hour14° 25' 30.4"944.27 miWest0° 05' 16.6"6.05 miSouth944.04 mi
24 hours14° 03' 07.6"919.86 miEast1° 32' 01.7"105.50 miSouth921.60 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SalvadorMon 5:24 AM1366 km849 miles738 nmWest-northwest WNW
RecifeMon 5:24 AM1453 km903 miles785 nmNorthwest NW
Rio de Janeiro *Mon 6:24 AM1717 km1067 miles927 nmWest-southwest WSW
FortalezaMon 5:24 AM2075 km1289 miles1120 nmNorthwest NW
São Paulo *Mon 6:24 AM2076 km1290 miles1121 nmWest-southwest WSW
Brasilia *Mon 6:24 AM2218 km1378 miles1197 nmWest W
JamestownMon 8:24 AM2310 km1435 miles1247 nmEast E
BelémMon 5:24 AM3011 km1871 miles1626 nmNorthwest NW
Asuncion *Mon 5:24 AM3208 km1993 miles1732 nmWest-southwest WSW
MonroviaMon 8:24 AM3319 km2062 miles1792 nmNortheast NE

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