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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 3:36:00 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 03:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 2° 59' North, Longitude: 49° 09' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.55 meters/second, 1614.8 km/hour, 1003.4 miles/hour or 871.9 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' 11.5"0.22 miSouth16.72 mi
1 hour14° 31' 27.3"1003.29 miWest0° 11' 28.1"13.13 miSouth1003.46 mi
24 hours11° 30' 19.8"794.77 miEast4° 39' 25.9"319.99 miSouth857.52 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
CayenneTue 12:36 AM414 km257 miles223 nmWest-northwest WNW
BelémTue 12:36 AM497 km309 miles268 nmSouth S
Saint-Laurent-du-MaroniTue 12:36 AM609 km378 miles329 nmWest-northwest WNW
ParamariboTue 12:36 AM737 km458 miles398 nmWest-northwest WNW
Nieuw NickerieTue 12:36 AM929 km577 miles502 nmWest-northwest WNW
New AmsterdamMon 11:36 PM996 km619 miles538 nmWest-northwest WNW
GeorgetownMon 11:36 PM1085 km674 miles586 nmWest-northwest WNW
ManausMon 11:36 PM1386 km861 miles748 nmWest-southwest WSW
FortalezaTue 12:36 AM1392 km865 miles752 nmEast-southeast ESE
BridgetownMon 11:36 PM1605 km998 miles867 nmNorthwest NW

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