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 symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun symbolizes the position of the sun.
Change time and date
|< 4 weeks||4 weeks >||March equinox|
|< 1 day||1 day >||June solstice|
|< 12 hours||12 hours >||September equinox|
|< 6 hours||6 hours >||December solstice|
|< 1 hour||1 hour >||Now/Current time|
|< 10 minutes||10 minutes >|
- The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Sunday, March 20, 2011 at 23:20:00 UTC.
- The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: . At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
- The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: . At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 98%
|Previous phase||Full Moon||Saturday, March 19, 2011 at 6:11 PM|
|Next phase||Third Quarter||Saturday, March 26, 2011 at 12:09 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, March 20, 2011 at 23:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.10 meters/second, 1577.2 km/hour, 980.0 miles/hour or 851.6 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' 26.3"||16.33 mi||west||0° 00' 13.7"||0.26 mi||south||16.33 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 18.6"||979.76 mi||west||0° 13' 37.2"||15.61 mi||south||979.50 mi|
|24 hours||13° 38' 39.6"||925.88 mi||east||5° 00' 51.8"||344.72 mi||south||979.33 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Lubumbashi||Mon 1:20 AM||161 km||100 miles||87 nm||ESE|
|Kitwe||Mon 1:20 AM||293 km||182 miles||158 nm||SE|
|Ndola||Mon 1:20 AM||340 km||211 miles||184 nm||SE|
|Kabwe||Mon 1:20 AM||442 km||275 miles||239 nm||SE|
|Lusaka||Mon 1:20 AM||525 km||326 miles||283 nm||SSE|
|Mongu||Mon 1:20 AM||553 km||344 miles||299 nm||SW|
|Kasama||Mon 1:20 AM||569 km||353 miles||307 nm||E|
|Mbuji-Mayi||Mon 1:20 AM||624 km||388 miles||337 nm||NNW|
|Lucapa||Mon 12:20 AM||662 km||411 miles||357 nm||WNW|
|Luena||Mon 12:20 AM||677 km||420 miles||365 nm||W|
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