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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: 2%

Previous phaseNew MoonSunday, February 10, 2013 at 7:20 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterSunday, February 17, 2013 at 8:31 PM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, February 11, 2013 at 15:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 3° 12' South, Longitude: 35° 18' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.75 meters/second, 1611.9 km/hour, 1001.6 miles/hour or 870.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.0"16.69 miwest0° 00' 12.0"0.23 minorth16.69 mi
1 hour14° 30' 05.4"1001.58 miwest0° 12' 01.9"13.78 minorth1001.77 mi
24 hours11° 45' 59.6"812.69 mieast4° 47' 05.7"328.79 minorth877.56 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
NatalMon 12:34 PM283 km176 miles153 nmSouth S
Fernando de NoronhaMon 1:34 PM330 km205 miles178 nmEast-southeast ESE
FortalezaMon 12:34 PM369 km229 miles199 nmWest W
RecifeMon 12:34 PM543 km337 miles293 nmSouth S
SalvadorMon 12:34 PM1135 km705 miles613 nmSouth-southwest SSW
BelémMon 12:34 PM1479 km919 miles798 nmWest W
Brasilia *Mon 1:34 PM1959 km1217 miles1058 nmSouthwest SW
CayenneMon 12:34 PM2097 km1303 miles1132 nmWest-northwest WNW
Rio de Janeiro *Mon 1:34 PM2346 km1458 miles1267 nmSouth-southwest SSW
PraiaMon 2:34 PM2389 km1484 miles1290 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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