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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 = Sunday, February 10, 2013 at 2:20:00 PM.

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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

The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth

Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%

Previous phaseNew MoonSunday, February 10, 2013 at 7:21 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterSunday, February 17, 2013 at 8:32 PM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, February 10, 2013 at 14:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 12' South, Longitude: 29° 24' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.18 meters/second, 1595.4 km/hour, 991.4 miles/hour or 861.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.6"16.52 miWest0° 00' 11.5"0.22 miNorth16.52 mi
1 hour14° 28' 41.6"991.25 miWest0° 11' 33.5"13.24 miNorth991.58 mi
24 hours12° 15' 21.0"839.11 miEast4° 44' 19.0"325.62 miNorth903.82 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Fernando de NoronhaSun 12:20 PM585 km364 miles316 nmNorthwest NW
RecifeSun 11:20 AM605 km376 miles327 nmWest W
FortalezaSun 11:20 AM1123 km698 miles607 nmWest-northwest WNW
SalvadorSun 11:20 AM1125 km699 miles607 nmWest-southwest WSW
Brasilia *Sun 12:20 PM2179 km1354 miles1176 nmWest-southwest WSW
Rio de Janeiro *Sun 12:20 PM2200 km1367 miles1188 nmSouthwest SW
BelémSun 11:20 AM2241 km1392 miles1210 nmWest-northwest WNW
São Paulo *Sun 12:20 PM2503 km1555 miles1351 nmSouthwest SW
FreetownSun 2:20 PM2573 km1599 miles1389 nmNortheast NE
MonroviaSun 2:20 PM2615 km1625 miles1412 nmNortheast NE

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