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, October 21, 2012 at 15:32:00 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: 45%
|Previous phase||New Moon||Monday, October 15, 2012 at 12:03 PM|
|Next phase||First Quarter||Monday, October 22, 2012 at 3:32 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, October 21, 2012 at 15:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.74 meters/second, 1536.3 km/hour, 954.6 miles/hour or 829.5 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' 27.0"||15.91 mi||west||0° 00' 07.2"||0.14 mi||north||15.91 mi|
|1 hour||14° 27' 03.8"||954.44 mi||west||0° 07' 14.8"||8.31 mi||north||954.79 mi|
|24 hours||12° 47' 41.1"||845.09 mi||east||3° 17' 44.8"||226.63 mi||north||881.77 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Harare||Sun 5:32 PM||170 km||106 miles||92 nm||ESE|
|Gweru||Sun 5:32 PM||239 km||149 miles||129 nm||S|
|Lusaka||Sun 5:32 PM||249 km||155 miles||134 nm||NNW|
|Bulawayo||Sun 5:32 PM||331 km||206 miles||179 nm||SSW|
|Masvingo||Sun 5:32 PM||335 km||208 miles||181 nm||SSE|
|Kabwe||Sun 5:32 PM||338 km||210 miles||182 nm||NNW|
|Mutare||Sun 5:32 PM||378 km||235 miles||204 nm||ESE|
|Francistown||Sun 5:32 PM||478 km||297 miles||258 nm||SSW|
|Ndola||Sun 5:32 PM||489 km||304 miles||264 nm||NNW|
|Kitwe||Sun 5:32 PM||518 km||322 miles||280 nm||NNW|
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