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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 03:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 2° 57' North
Longitude: 51° 50' 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"1003.38 miwest0° 11' 28.3"13.14 misouth1003.55 mi
24 hours11° 30' 25.6"794.95 mieast4° 39' 29.0"320.07 misouth857.70 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 AM225 km140 miles122 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Saint-Laurent-du-MaroniTue 12:46 AM372 km231 miles201 nmNorthwest NW
ParamariboTue 12:46 AM486 km302 miles263 nmNorthwest NW
BelémTue 12:46 AM614 km381 miles332 nmSoutheast SE
Nieuw NickerieTue 12:46 AM660 km410 miles356 nmWest-northwest WNW
SantarémTue 12:46 AM675 km419 miles364 nmSouth-southwest SSW
New AmsterdamMon 11:46 PM728 km452 miles393 nmWest-northwest WNW
LindenMon 11:46 PM790 km491 miles427 nmWest-northwest WNW
GeorgetownMon 11:46 PM821 km510 miles443 nmWest-northwest WNW
ManausMon 11:46 PM1131 km703 miles611 nmSouthwest SW
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