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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 Monday, February 4, 2013 at 09:24:00 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: 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 09:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 57' South, Longitude: 41° 41' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.02 meters/second, 1519.3 km/hour, 944.0 miles/hour or 820.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.4"15.73 miwest0° 00' 05.1"0.10 misouth15.73 mi
1 hour14° 25' 26.8"943.71 miwest0° 05' 09.5"5.91 misouth943.48 mi
24 hours14° 04' 21.6"920.73 mieast1° 28' 56.2"101.96 misouth922.18 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Governador Valadares *Mon 7:24 AM36 km22 miles19 nmWest-northwest WNW
Teófilo Otoni *Mon 7:24 AM121 km75 miles66 nmNorth N
Vitória *Mon 7:24 AM206 km128 miles111 nmSoutheast SE
Belo Horizonte *Mon 7:24 AM249 km155 miles135 nmWest-southwest WSW
Niterói *Mon 7:24 AM461 km287 miles249 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Rio de Janeiro *Mon 7:24 AM471 km293 miles255 nmSouth-southwest SSW
São Paulo *Mon 7:24 AM725 km450 miles391 nmSouthwest SW
SalvadorMon 6:24 AM745 km463 miles403 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Brasilia *Mon 7:24 AM746 km464 miles403 nmWest-northwest WNW
RecifeMon 6:24 AM1407 km875 miles760 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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