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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 03:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 2° 55' North
Longitude: 54° 16' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.58 meters/second, 1614.9 km/hour, 1003.4 miles/hour or 872.0 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 misouth16.73 mi
1 hour14° 31' 26.9"1003.41 miwest0° 11' 28.5"13.14 misouth1003.58 mi
24 hours11° 30' 30.6"795.08 mieast4° 39' 31.7"320.12 misouth857.82 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Saint-Laurent-du-MaroniTue 12:56 AM286 km178 miles154 nmNorth N
CayenneTue 12:56 AM309 km192 miles167 nmNortheast NE
ParamariboTue 12:56 AM336 km209 miles181 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Nieuw NickerieTue 12:56 AM450 km280 miles243 nmNorthwest NW
New AmsterdamMon 11:56 PM515 km320 miles278 nmNorthwest NW
LindenMon 11:56 PM562 km349 miles303 nmNorthwest NW
SantarémTue 12:56 AM593 km368 miles320 nmSouth S
GeorgetownMon 11:56 PM610 km379 miles329 nmNorthwest NW
BelémTue 12:56 AM805 km500 miles434 nmSoutheast SE
ManausMon 11:56 PM926 km575 miles500 nmSouthwest SW
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