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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 03:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 1° 42' South, Longitude: 40° 04' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.70 meters/second, 1615.3 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
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.8"16.73 miwest0° 00' 11.6"0.22 misouth16.73 mi
1 hour14° 30' 56.1"1003.61 miwest0° 11' 44.0"13.44 misouth1003.65 mi
24 hours11° 46' 43.1"814.38 mieast4° 38' 51.3"319.34 misouth873.02 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SobralWed 12:46 AM229 km142 miles124 nmSouth S
ParnaíbaWed 12:46 AM236 km146 miles127 nmSouthwest SW
FortalezaWed 12:46 AM280 km174 miles151 nmSoutheast SE
Fernando de NoronhaWed 1:46 AM884 km549 miles477 nmEast-southeast ESE
RecifeWed 12:46 AM912 km566 miles492 nmSoutheast SE
BelémWed 12:46 AM937 km582 miles506 nmWest W
SalvadorWed 12:46 AM1258 km782 miles679 nmSouth S
CayenneWed 12:46 AM1549 km963 miles836 nmWest-northwest WNW
BrasiliaWed 12:46 AM1780 km1106 miles961 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ParamariboWed 12:46 AM1873 km1164 miles1012 nmWest-northwest WNW
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