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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 2:46:00 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 02:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 3° 09' North, Longitude: 37° 03' 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:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"16.72 miWest0° 00' 11.3"0.22 miSouth16.72 mi
1 hour14° 31' 28.0"1003.15 miWest0° 11' 26.9"13.11 miSouth1003.33 mi
24 hours11° 29' 54.8"794.17 miEast4° 39' 11.6"319.72 miSouth856.94 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
FortalezaMon 11:46 PM778 km484 miles420 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Fernando de NoronhaTue 12:46 AM929 km577 miles502 nmSouth-southeast SSE
RecifeMon 11:46 PM1262 km784 miles682 nmSouth S
BelémMon 11:46 PM1369 km851 miles739 nmWest-southwest WSW
CayenneMon 11:46 PM1709 km1062 miles923 nmWest W
SalvadorMon 11:46 PM1791 km1113 miles967 nmSouth S
PraiaTue 1:46 AM1975 km1227 miles1066 nmNortheast NE
ParamariboMon 11:46 PM2032 km1263 miles1097 nmWest W
GeorgetownMon 10:46 PM2376 km1476 miles1283 nmWest W
BrasiliaMon 11:46 PM2411 km1498 miles1302 nmSouth-southwest SSW

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