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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 Tuesday, February 5, 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: 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 09:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 26' South, Longitude: 30° 00' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 417.53 meters/second, 1503.1 km/hour, 934.0 miles/hour or 811.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 24.1"15.57 miwest0° 00' 02.1"0.04 misouth15.57 mi
1 hour14° 24' 13.7"933.67 miwest0° 02' 01.5"2.32 misouth933.57 mi
24 hours14° 25' 36.2"935.15 mieast0° 09' 41.6"11.11 misouth934.73 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SalvadorTue 6:34 AM1225 km761 miles661 nmNorthwest NW
Rio de Janeiro *Tue 7:34 AM1391 km865 miles751 nmWest-southwest WSW
RecifeTue 6:34 AM1463 km909 miles790 nmNorth-northwest NNW
São Paulo *Tue 7:34 AM1750 km1088 miles945 nmWest-southwest WSW
Brasilia *Tue 7:34 AM1959 km1217 miles1058 nmWest-northwest WNW
FortalezaTue 6:34 AM2067 km1285 miles1116 nmNorth-northwest NNW
JamestownTue 9:34 AM2615 km1625 miles1412 nmEast E
Asuncion *Tue 6:34 AM2880 km1790 miles1555 nmWest-southwest WSW
BelémTue 6:34 AM2907 km1806 miles1570 nmNorthwest NW
Montevideo *Tue 7:34 AM3024 km1879 miles1633 nmSouthwest SW

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