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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 09:34:00 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 09:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 58' South, Longitude: 44° 05' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.97 meters/second, 1519.1 km/hour, 943.9 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' 26.1"943.61 miwest0° 05' 08.3"5.89 misouth943.39 mi
24 hours14° 04' 33.8"920.87 mieast1° 28' 25.2"101.37 misouth922.28 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Belo Horizonte *Mon 7:34 AM89 km55 miles48 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Governador Valadares *Mon 7:34 AM220 km137 miles119 nmEast E
Montes Claros *Mon 7:34 AM246 km153 miles133 nmNorth N
Vitória *Mon 7:34 AM419 km260 miles226 nmEast-southeast ESE
Niterói *Mon 7:34 AM447 km278 miles242 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Rio de Janeiro *Mon 7:34 AM453 km281 miles244 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Pirassununga *Mon 7:34 AM484 km301 miles261 nmSouthwest SW
Brasilia *Mon 7:34 AM535 km332 miles289 nmNorthwest NW
Campinas *Mon 7:34 AM537 km333 miles290 nmSouthwest SW
São Paulo *Mon 7:34 AM574 km357 miles310 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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