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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 1:46:00 PM.

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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: 99%

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 13:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 1° 02' North, Longitude: 163° 12' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.00 meters/second, 1616.4 km/hour, 1004.4 miles/hour or 872.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.3"16.74 miWest0° 00' 11.5"0.22 miSouth16.74 mi
1 hour14° 31' 16.6"1004.29 miWest0° 11' 39.0"13.34 miSouth1004.40 mi
24 hours11° 36' 13.1"802.50 miEast4° 40' 59.6"321.78 miSouth864.33 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
YarenWed 1:46 AM450 km279 miles243 nmEast-southeast ESE
PalikirWed 12:46 AM858 km533 miles463 nmNorthwest NW
TarawaWed 1:46 AM1091 km678 miles589 nmEast E
MajuroWed 1:46 AM1128 km701 miles609 nmNortheast NE
HoniaraWed 12:46 AM1212 km753 miles654 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Wake IslandWed 1:46 AM2054 km1276 miles1109 nmNorth N
FunafutiWed 1:46 AM2065 km1283 miles1115 nmEast-southeast ESE
Port MoresbyTue 11:46 PM2120 km1318 miles1145 nmWest-southwest WSW
Port VilaWed 12:46 AM2151 km1337 miles1161 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Baker IslandTue 1:46 AM2264 km1407 miles1222 nmEast E

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