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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 08:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 25' South, Longitude: 18° 16' 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"933.94 miwest0° 02' 08.2"2.45 misouth933.84 mi
24 hours14° 25' 11.4"934.95 mieast0° 12' 27.9"14.30 misouth934.43 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 AM1417 km881 miles765 nmEast-northeast ENE
RecifeTue 5:44 AM2248 km1397 miles1214 nmNorthwest NW
SalvadorTue 5:44 AM2305 km1432 miles1245 nmWest-northwest WNW
Rio de Janeiro *Tue 6:44 AM2590 km1610 miles1399 nmWest W
FortalezaTue 5:44 AM2872 km1784 miles1551 nmNorthwest NW
São Paulo *Tue 6:44 AM2945 km1830 miles1590 nmWest-southwest WSW
MonroviaTue 8:44 AM3067 km1906 miles1656 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Brasilia *Tue 6:44 AM3171 km1970 miles1712 nmWest W
FreetownTue 8:44 AM3244 km2016 miles1751 nmNorth N
AbidjanTue 8:44 AM3245 km2016 miles1752 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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