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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 2:46:00 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 14:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 50' North, Longitude: 148° 41' East

The ground speed is currently 449.02 meters/second, 1616.5 kilometres/hour, 1004.4 miles/hour or 872.8 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude DifferenceLatitude DifferenceTotal
LaterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.3"16.74 miWest0° 00' 11.6"0.22 miSouth16.74 mi
1 hour14° 31' 15.3"1004.32 miWest0° 11' 39.8"13.36 miSouth1004.43 mi
24 hours11° 36' 52.6"803.30 miEast4° 41' 00.4"321.79 miSouth864.98 mi

Locations with the Moon near zenith

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

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LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
RabaulWed 12:46 AM679 km422 miles366 nmSoutheast SE
WenoWed 12:46 AM812 km504 miles438 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LaeWed 12:46 AM858 km533 miles463 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Mount HagenWed 12:46 AM890 km553 miles481 nmSouth-southwest SSW
JayapuraTue 11:46 PM963 km598 miles520 nmWest-southwest WSW
Port MoresbyWed 12:46 AM1150 km715 miles621 nmSouth S
PalikirWed 1:46 AM1249 km776 miles675 nmEast-northeast ENE
HagåtñaWed 12:46 AM1463 km909 miles790 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ManokwariTue 11:46 PM1638 km1018 miles884 nmWest W
HoniaraWed 1:46 AM1689 km1049 miles912 nmSoutheast SE

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