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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 20:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 0° 20' South
Longitude: 61° 17' 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' 07.1"1004.32 miwest0° 11' 43.0"13.42 misouth1004.40 mi
24 hours11° 41' 08.2"808.34 mieast4° 40' 33.3"321.30 misouth868.85 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
VictoriaWed 12:46 AM804 km499 miles434 nmSouthwest SW
MaleWed 1:46 AM1448 km900 miles782 nmEast-northeast ENE
Diego GarciaWed 2:46 AM1458 km906 miles787 nmEast-southeast ESE
MogadishuTue 11:46 PM1795 km1115 miles969 nmWest W
ThiruvananthapuramWed 2:16 AM1993 km1239 miles1076 nmEast-northeast ENE
MaduraiWed 2:16 AM2182 km1356 miles1178 nmEast-northeast ENE
ColomboWed 2:16 AM2214 km1375 miles1195 nmEast-northeast ENE
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteWed 2:16 AM2218 km1378 miles1198 nmEast-northeast ENE
Port LouisWed 12:46 AM2232 km1387 miles1205 nmSouth S
AdenTue 11:46 PM2314 km1438 miles1249 nmNorthwest NW
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