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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: 100%
Previous phaseFull MoonMonday, February 25, 2013 at 8:26 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterMonday, March 4, 2013 at 9:53 PM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, February 26, 2013 at 02:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 3° 13' North
Longitude: 32° 28' 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"1003.17 miwest0° 11' 26.4"13.10 misouth1003.34 mi
24 hours11° 29' 45.5"794.00 mieast4° 39' 05.9"319.63 misouth856.78 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 AM786 km489 miles425 nmSouth S
FortalezaMon 11:26 PM1027 km638 miles554 nmSouthwest SW
RecifeMon 11:26 PM1279 km795 miles691 nmSouth-southwest SSW
PraiaTue 1:26 AM1626 km1010 miles878 nmNortheast NE
BelémMon 11:26 PM1854 km1152 miles1001 nmWest-southwest WSW
SalvadorMon 11:26 PM1908 km1186 miles1030 nmSouth-southwest SSW
DakarTue 2:26 AM2082 km1294 miles1124 nmNortheast NE
BanjulTue 2:26 AM2083 km1295 miles1125 nmNortheast NE
BissauTue 2:26 AM2094 km1301 miles1130 nmEast-northeast ENE
ConakryTue 2:26 AM2188 km1360 miles1182 nmEast-northeast ENE
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