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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 8:34:00 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: 41%

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 08:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 53' South, Longitude: 29° 40' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.23 meters/second, 1520.0 km/hour, 944.5 miles/hour or 820.7 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' 29.8"944.17 miWest0° 05' 15.4"6.03 miSouth943.95 mi
24 hours14° 03' 20.0"920.01 miEast1° 31' 30.8"104.91 miSouth921.70 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SalvadorMon 5:34 AM1148 km713 miles620 nmWest-northwest WNW
RecifeMon 5:34 AM1324 km823 miles715 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Rio de Janeiro *Mon 6:34 AM1477 km918 miles798 nmWest-southwest WSW
São Paulo *Mon 6:34 AM1835 km1140 miles991 nmWest-southwest WSW
FortalezaMon 5:34 AM1934 km1201 miles1044 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Brasilia *Mon 6:34 AM1966 km1222 miles1062 nmWest W
JamestownMon 8:34 AM2563 km1592 miles1384 nmEast E
BelémMon 5:34 AM2816 km1750 miles1520 nmNorthwest NW
Asuncion *Mon 5:34 AM2967 km1844 miles1602 nmWest-southwest WSW
Montevideo *Mon 6:34 AM3162 km1964 miles1707 nmSouthwest SW

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