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 Monday, January 7, 2013 at 05:26:00 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: 28%
|Previous phase||Third Quarter||Saturday, January 5, 2013 at 3:58 AM|
|Next phase||New Moon||Friday, January 11, 2013 at 7:44 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Monday, January 7, 2013 at 05:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.13 meters/second, 1537.7 km/hour, 955.5 miles/hour or 830.3 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' 25.9"||15.92 mi||west||0° 00' 07.7"||0.15 mi||south||15.93 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 50.0"||955.24 mi||west||0° 07' 40.5"||8.80 mi||south||954.95 mi|
|24 hours||14° 02' 56.2"||929.99 mi||east||2° 33' 27.7"||175.92 mi||south||939.97 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Harare||Mon 7:26 AM||161 km||100 miles||87 nm||SW|
|Mutare||Mon 7:26 AM||236 km||146 miles||127 nm||SSE|
|Blantyre||Mon 7:26 AM||323 km||200 miles||174 nm||ENE|
|Chipata||Mon 7:26 AM||362 km||225 miles||196 nm||N|
|Lilongwe||Mon 7:26 AM||362 km||225 miles||196 nm||NNE|
|Gweru||Mon 7:26 AM||380 km||236 miles||205 nm||SW|
|Masvingo||Mon 7:26 AM||381 km||237 miles||206 nm||SSW|
|Beira||Mon 7:26 AM||428 km||266 miles||231 nm||SE|
|Lusaka||Mon 7:26 AM||451 km||280 miles||244 nm||WNW|
|Kabwe||Mon 7:26 AM||485 km||302 miles||262 nm||WNW|
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