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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 8:46:00 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 20:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 20' South, Longitude: 61° 34' 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' 07.2"1004.25 miWest0° 11' 43.0"13.42 miSouth1004.33 mi
24 hours11° 41' 07.4"808.27 miEast4° 40' 33.6"321.29 miSouth868.78 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 AM828 km515 miles447 nmSouthwest SW
MaleWed 1:46 AM1420 km882 miles767 nmEast-northeast ENE
Diego GarciaWed 2:46 AM1429 km888 miles772 nmEast-southeast ESE
MogadishuTue 11:46 PM1824 km1134 miles985 nmWest W
ThiruvananthapuramWed 2:16 AM1967 km1222 miles1062 nmEast-northeast ENE
MaduraiWed 2:16 AM2156 km1340 miles1164 nmEast-northeast ENE
ColomboWed 2:16 AM2185 km1358 miles1180 nmEast-northeast ENE
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteWed 2:16 AM2190 km1361 miles1182 nmEast-northeast ENE
Port LouisWed 12:46 AM2238 km1391 miles1209 nmSouth S
BengaluruWed 2:16 AM2299 km1428 miles1241 nmNortheast NE

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