Moon Light World Map
The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.
UTC time = Wednesday, February 27, 2013 at 9:46:00 PM.
= The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.
= The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).
Fraction of moon illuminated: 95%
|Previous phase||Full Moon||Monday, February 25, 2013 at 8:28 PM|
|Next phase||Third Quarter||Monday, March 4, 2013 at 9:54 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, February 27, 2013 at 21:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.75 meters/second, 1608.3 km/hour, 999.4 miles/hour or 868.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:
|Time||Longitude difference||Latitude difference||Total|
|1 minute||0° 14' 30.2"||16.65 mi||West||0° 00' 11.5"||0.22 mi||South||16.66 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 19.5"||999.23 mi||West||0° 11' 31.9"||13.21 mi||South||999.16 mi|
|24 hours||12° 04' 10.0"||831.43 mi||East||4° 28' 25.7"||307.44 mi||South||882.89 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Victoria||Thu 1:46 AM||370 km||230 miles||200 nm||W|
|Diego Garcia||Thu 3:46 AM||1532 km||952 miles||827 nm||E|
|Port Louis||Thu 1:46 AM||1661 km||1032 miles||897 nm||S|
|Mogadishu||Thu 12:46 AM||1692 km||1051 miles||913 nm||WNW|
|Saint-Denis||Thu 1:46 AM||1771 km||1100 miles||956 nm||S|
|Moroni||Thu 12:46 AM||1849 km||1149 miles||998 nm||WSW|
|Male||Thu 2:46 AM||1942 km||1207 miles||1049 nm||ENE|
|Antananarivo||Thu 12:46 AM||1946 km||1209 miles||1051 nm||SW|
|Dar es Salaam||Thu 12:46 AM||2161 km||1343 miles||1167 nm||W|
|Nairobi||Thu 12:46 AM||2474 km||1537 miles||1336 nm||W|
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