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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 = Tuesday, February 5, 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: 30%

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 Tuesday, February 5, 2013 at 08:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 24' South, Longitude: 15° 36' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 417.65 meters/second, 1503.5 km/hour, 934.3 miles/hour or 811.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.3"15.57 miWest0° 00' 02.1"0.04 miSouth15.57 mi
1 hour14° 24' 16.1"933.93 miWest0° 02' 09.9"2.48 miSouth933.82 mi
24 hours14° 25' 05.7"934.82 miEast0° 13' 05.8"15.02 miSouth934.28 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JamestownTue 8:34 AM1157 km719 miles625 nmEast-northeast ENE
RecifeTue 5:34 AM2486 km1545 miles1342 nmWest-northwest WNW
SalvadorTue 5:34 AM2571 km1598 miles1388 nmWest-northwest WNW
Rio de Janeiro *Tue 6:34 AM2864 km1780 miles1547 nmWest W
MonroviaTue 8:34 AM3002 km1865 miles1621 nmNorth N
FortalezaTue 5:34 AM3094 km1923 miles1671 nmWest-northwest WNW
AbidjanTue 8:34 AM3115 km1935 miles1682 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FreetownTue 8:34 AM3206 km1992 miles1731 nmNorth N
YamoussoukroTue 8:34 AM3216 km1999 miles1737 nmNorth-northeast NNE
São Paulo *Tue 6:34 AM3217 km1999 miles1737 nmWest-southwest WSW

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