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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: 95%

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 21:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 12' South, Longitude: 58° 28' East

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:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.2"16.66 miwest0° 00' 11.5"0.22 misouth16.66 mi
1 hour14° 30' 19.4"999.29 miwest0° 11' 31.9"13.21 misouth999.22 mi
24 hours12° 04' 11.3"831.51 mieast4° 28' 24.7"307.44 misouth882.96 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
VictoriaThu 1:46 AM341 km212 miles184 nmWest W
Diego GarciaThu 3:46 AM1561 km970 miles843 nmEast E
Port LouisThu 1:46 AM1659 km1031 miles896 nmSouth S
MogadishuThu 12:46 AM1665 km1035 miles899 nmWest-northwest WNW
Saint-DenisThu 1:46 AM1765 km1097 miles953 nmSouth S
MoroniThu 12:46 AM1814 km1127 miles980 nmWest-southwest WSW
AntananarivoThu 12:46 AM1928 km1198 miles1041 nmSouthwest SW
MaleThu 2:46 AM1968 km1223 miles1063 nmEast-northeast ENE
Dar es SalaamThu 12:46 AM2131 km1324 miles1151 nmWest W
NairobiThu 12:46 AM2445 km1519 miles1320 nmWest W
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