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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 8:44:00 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 08:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 25' South, Longitude: 18° 00' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 417.63 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' 15.7"933.88 miWest0° 02' 08.5"2.46 miSouth933.78 mi
24 hours14° 25' 10.8"934.88 miEast0° 12' 31.7"14.37 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 8:44 AM1391 km864 miles751 nmEast-northeast ENE
RecifeTue 5:44 AM2275 km1414 miles1228 nmNorthwest NW
SalvadorTue 5:44 AM2331 km1448 miles1259 nmWest-northwest WNW
Rio de Janeiro *Tue 6:44 AM2618 km1627 miles1414 nmWest W
FortalezaTue 5:44 AM2890 km1796 miles1561 nmNorthwest NW
São Paulo *Tue 6:44 AM2972 km1847 miles1605 nmWest-southwest WSW
MonroviaTue 8:44 AM3060 km1901 miles1652 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Brasilia *Tue 6:44 AM3199 km1988 miles1727 nmWest W
AbidjanTue 8:44 AM3231 km2008 miles1745 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FreetownTue 8:44 AM3239 km2012 miles1749 nmNorth N

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