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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: 98%

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 Wednesday, February 27, 2013 at 03:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 1° 40' South, Longitude: 37° 39' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.71 meters/second, 1615.4 km/hour, 1003.7 miles/hour or 872.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 30.9"16.73 miwest0° 00' 11.6"0.22 misouth16.73 mi
1 hour14° 30' 56.3"1003.64 miwest0° 11' 44.0"13.44 misouth1003.67 mi
24 hours11° 46' 34.7"814.23 mieast4° 38' 54.7"319.41 misouth872.92 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
FortalezaWed 12:36 AM253 km157 miles137 nmSouth-southwest SSW
NatalWed 12:36 AM526 km327 miles284 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Fernando de NoronhaWed 1:36 AM631 km392 miles341 nmEast-southeast ESE
RecifeWed 12:36 AM775 km481 miles418 nmSouth-southeast SSE
BelémWed 12:36 AM1206 km750 miles651 nmWest W
SalvadorWed 12:36 AM1253 km779 miles677 nmSouth S
CayenneWed 12:36 AM1789 km1112 miles966 nmWest-northwest WNW
BrasiliaWed 12:36 AM1925 km1196 miles1039 nmSouthwest SW
ParamariboWed 12:36 AM2116 km1315 miles1143 nmWest-northwest WNW
PraiaWed 2:36 AM2405 km1495 miles1299 nmNortheast NE

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