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 symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun symbolizes the position of the sun.
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- The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Tuesday, February 26, 2013 at 02:46:00 UTC.
- The Sun's position is marked with this 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: . 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.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 100%
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, February 26, 2013 at 02:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||3° 09' ||North|
|Longitude: ||37° 19' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.49 meters/second, 1614.6 km/hour, 1003.3 miles/hour or 871.8 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:
|Time||Longitude difference||Latitude difference||Total|
|1 minute||0° 14' 31.5"||16.72 mi||west||0° 00' 11.3"||0.22 mi||south||16.72 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 28.0"||1003.22 mi||west||0° 11' 26.9"||13.11 mi||south||1003.40 mi|
|24 hours||11° 29' 55.3"||794.24 mi||east||4° 39' 11.9"||319.74 mi||south||857.01 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Fortaleza||Mon 11:46 PM||776 km||482 miles||419 nm|| S|
|Fernando de Noronha||Tue 12:46 AM||951 km||591 miles||513 nm|| SE|
|Recife||Mon 11:46 PM||1273 km||791 miles||687 nm|| SSE|
|Belém||Mon 11:46 PM||1343 km||834 miles||725 nm|| WSW|
|Cayenne||Mon 11:46 PM||1679 km||1043 miles||907 nm|| W|
|Salvador||Mon 11:46 PM||1787 km||1110 miles||965 nm|| S|
|Praia||Tue 1:46 AM||1997 km||1241 miles||1078 nm|| NE|
|Paramaribo||Mon 11:46 PM||2003 km||1244 miles||1081 nm|| W|
|Georgetown||Mon 10:46 PM||2347 km||1458 miles||1267 nm|| W|
|Brasilia||Mon 11:46 PM||2396 km||1489 miles||1294 nm|| SSW|
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