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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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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 30%

Previous phaseThird QuarterSunday, February 3, 2013 at 1:57 PM
Next phaseNew MoonSunday, February 10, 2013 at 7:20 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° 52' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 417.65 meters/second, 1503.5 km/hour, 934.2 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"933.99 miwest0° 02' 09.6"2.48 misouth933.88 mi
24 hours14° 25' 06.3"934.89 mieast0° 13' 02.0"14.95 misouth934.35 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 AM1183 km735 miles639 nmEast-northeast ENE
RecifeTue 5:34 AM2458 km1527 miles1327 nmWest-northwest WNW
SalvadorTue 5:34 AM2545 km1582 miles1374 nmWest-northwest WNW
Rio de Janeiro *Tue 6:34 AM2837 km1763 miles1532 nmWest W
MonroviaTue 8:34 AM3007 km1869 miles1624 nmNorth N
FortalezaTue 5:34 AM3075 km1911 miles1660 nmNorthwest NW
AbidjanTue 8:34 AM3127 km1943 miles1688 nmNorth-northeast NNE
São Paulo *Tue 6:34 AM3190 km1982 miles1723 nmWest-southwest WSW
FreetownTue 8:34 AM3209 km1994 miles1733 nmNorth N
YamoussoukroTue 8:34 AM3227 km2005 miles1742 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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