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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 03:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 1° 44' South, Longitude: 42° 45' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.69 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' 55.7"1003.66 miwest0° 11' 44.0"13.44 misouth1003.69 mi
24 hours11° 46' 52.6"814.61 mieast4° 38' 47.6"319.29 misouth873.19 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
ParnaíbaWed 12:56 AM175 km109 miles94 nmSoutheast SE
São LuisWed 12:56 AM192 km119 miles104 nmWest-southwest WSW
FortalezaWed 12:56 AM514 km320 miles278 nmEast-southeast ESE
BelémWed 12:56 AM638 km397 miles345 nmWest W
RecifeWed 12:56 AM1121 km697 miles605 nmSoutheast SE
CayenneWed 12:56 AM1296 km805 miles700 nmNorthwest NW
SalvadorWed 12:56 AM1328 km825 miles717 nmSouth-southeast SSE
ParamariboWed 12:56 AM1613 km1002 miles871 nmWest-northwest WNW
BrasiliaWed 12:56 AM1654 km1028 miles893 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ManausTue 11:56 PM1927 km1197 miles1040 nmWest W
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