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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 8:26:00 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 20:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 16' South, Longitude: 66° 24' 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"1004.27 miWest0° 11' 42.9"13.42 miSouth1004.35 mi
24 hours11° 40' 52.4"807.99 miEast4° 40' 36.4"321.34 miSouth868.57 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 AM751 km467 miles406 nmEast E
MaleWed 1:26 AM931 km578 miles503 nmEast-northeast ENE
Diego GarciaWed 2:26 AM1024 km636 miles553 nmSoutheast SE
VictoriaWed 12:26 AM1309 km813 miles707 nmWest-southwest WSW
ThiruvananthapuramWed 1:56 AM1520 km944 miles821 nmNortheast NE
ColomboWed 1:56 AM1693 km1052 miles914 nmEast-northeast ENE
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteWed 1:56 AM1697 km1055 miles916 nmEast-northeast ENE
MaduraiWed 1:56 AM1719 km1068 miles928 nmNortheast NE
BengaluruWed 1:56 AM1913 km1189 miles1033 nmNortheast NE
ChennaiWed 1:56 AM2127 km1322 miles1149 nmNortheast NE

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