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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 3:56:00 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 15:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 37' North, Longitude: 131° 44' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.03 meters/second, 1616.5 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' 31.1"16.74 miWest0° 00' 11.6"0.22 miSouth16.74 mi
1 hour14° 31' 13.8"1004.34 miWest0° 11' 40.6"13.37 miSouth1004.44 mi
24 hours11° 37' 39.6"804.25 miEast4° 40' 59.4"321.78 miSouth865.73 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
ManokwariWed 12:56 AM306 km190 miles165 nmEast-southeast ESE
SofifiWed 12:56 AM465 km289 miles251 nmWest W
TernateWed 12:56 AM485 km301 miles262 nmWest W
AmbonWed 12:56 AM619 km385 miles334 nmSouthwest SW
ManadoTue 11:56 PM774 km481 miles418 nmWest W
MelekeokWed 12:56 AM826 km513 miles446 nmNorth-northeast NNE
General SantosTue 11:56 PM950 km590 miles513 nmNorthwest NW
GorontaloTue 11:56 PM966 km600 miles522 nmWest W
DavaoTue 11:56 PM986 km613 miles533 nmNorthwest NW
JayapuraWed 12:56 AM1057 km657 miles571 nmEast-southeast ESE

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