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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 8:26 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterMonday, March 4, 2013 at 9:53 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° 20' 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"1003.68 miwest0° 11' 44.0"13.44 misouth1003.72 mi
24 hours11° 46' 44.2"814.46 mieast4° 38' 50.9"319.36 misouth873.09 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
ParnaíbaWed 12:46 AM212 km132 miles115 nmSouthwest SW
SobralWed 12:46 AM226 km141 miles122 nmSouth S
FortalezaWed 12:46 AM299 km186 miles161 nmSoutheast SE
BelémWed 12:46 AM907 km564 miles490 nmWest W
Fernando de NoronhaWed 1:46 AM913 km567 miles493 nmEast-southeast ESE
RecifeWed 12:46 AM930 km578 miles502 nmSoutheast SE
SalvadorWed 12:46 AM1262 km784 miles682 nmSouth S
CayenneWed 12:46 AM1523 km946 miles822 nmWest-northwest WNW
BrasiliaWed 12:46 AM1765 km1097 miles953 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ParamariboWed 12:46 AM1847 km1148 miles997 nmWest-northwest WNW
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