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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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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Tuesday, February 26, 2013 at 03:46:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun 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: Moon 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.

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 03:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 2° 58' North, Longitude: 51° 34' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.57 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' 27.1"1003.31 miwest0° 11' 28.3"13.14 misouth1003.48 mi
24 hours11° 30' 25.0"794.89 mieast4° 39' 28.8"320.04 misouth857.63 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
CayenneTue 12:46 AM234 km146 miles126 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Saint-Laurent-du-MaroniTue 12:46 AM392 km243 miles212 nmNorthwest NW
ParamariboTue 12:46 AM509 km316 miles275 nmNorthwest NW
BelémTue 12:46 AM596 km371 miles322 nmSoutheast SE
Nieuw NickerieTue 12:46 AM686 km426 miles370 nmWest-northwest WNW
New AmsterdamMon 11:46 PM753 km468 miles407 nmWest-northwest WNW
LindenMon 11:46 PM817 km508 miles441 nmWest-northwest WNW
GeorgetownMon 11:46 PM846 km526 miles457 nmWest-northwest WNW
ManausMon 11:46 PM1156 km718 miles624 nmSouthwest SW
Port of SpainMon 11:46 PM1389 km863 miles750 nmNorthwest NW
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