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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 26, 2013 at 2:26:00 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: 100%

Previous phaseFull MoonMonday, February 25, 2013 at 8:28 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterMonday, March 4, 2013 at 9:54 PM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, February 26, 2013 at 02:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 3° 13' North, Longitude: 32° 12' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.47 meters/second, 1614.5 km/hour, 1003.2 miles/hour or 871.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"16.72 miWest0° 00' 11.3"0.22 miSouth16.72 mi
1 hour14° 31' 28.2"1003.09 miWest0° 11' 26.4"13.10 miSouth1003.27 mi
24 hours11° 29' 45.0"793.93 miEast4° 39' 05.5"319.60 miSouth856.71 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 NoronhaTue 12:26 AM782 km486 miles422 nmSouth S
FortalezaMon 11:26 PM1041 km647 miles562 nmSouthwest SW
RecifeMon 11:26 PM1282 km796 miles692 nmSouth-southwest SSW
PraiaTue 1:26 AM1608 km999 miles868 nmNortheast NE
BelémMon 11:26 PM1882 km1169 miles1016 nmWest-southwest WSW
SalvadorMon 11:26 PM1921 km1194 miles1037 nmSouth-southwest SSW
DakarTue 2:26 AM2058 km1279 miles1111 nmNortheast NE
BanjulTue 2:26 AM2058 km1279 miles1111 nmNortheast NE
BissauTue 2:26 AM2067 km1284 miles1116 nmEast-northeast ENE
ConakryTue 2:26 AM2160 km1342 miles1166 nmEast-northeast ENE

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