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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: 99%
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 20:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 0° 16' South
Longitude: 66° 08' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.99 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' 31.1"16.74 miwest0° 00' 11.6"0.22 misouth16.74 mi
1 hour14° 31' 07.7"1004.34 miwest0° 11' 42.9"13.42 misouth1004.42 mi
24 hours11° 40' 53.2"808.06 mieast4° 40' 36.3"321.36 misouth868.64 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Addu CityWed 1:26 AM781 km485 miles422 nmEast E
MaleWed 1:26 AM957 km595 miles517 nmEast-northeast ENE
Diego GarciaWed 2:26 AM1048 km651 miles566 nmSoutheast SE
VictoriaWed 12:26 AM1281 km796 miles692 nmWest-southwest WSW
ThiruvananthapuramWed 1:56 AM1543 km959 miles833 nmNortheast NE
ColomboWed 1:56 AM1720 km1069 miles929 nmEast-northeast ENE
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteWed 1:56 AM1724 km1071 miles931 nmEast-northeast ENE
MaduraiWed 1:56 AM1741 km1082 miles940 nmNortheast NE
BangaloreWed 1:56 AM1933 km1201 miles1044 nmNortheast NE
ChennaiWed 1:56 AM2151 km1337 miles1161 nmNortheast NE
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