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 Thursday, January 10, 2013 at 08:32:00 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: 3%
|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 Thursday, January 10, 2013 at 08:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 416.52 meters/second, 1499.5 km/hour, 931.7 miles/hour or 809.6 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' 22.3"||15.53 mi||west||0° 00' 02.7"||0.05 mi||north||15.53 mi|
|1 hour||14° 22' 27.4"||931.50 mi||west||0° 02' 44.8"||3.15 mi||north||931.64 mi|
|24 hours||14° 51' 10.4"||962.49 mi||east||1° 46' 28.1"||122.07 mi||north||975.55 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Masvingo||Thu 10:32 AM||79 km||49 miles||43 nm||NW|
|Gweru||Thu 10:32 AM||206 km||128 miles||111 nm||NW|
|Mutare||Thu 10:32 AM||211 km||131 miles||114 nm||NE|
|Harare||Thu 10:32 AM||298 km||185 miles||161 nm||N|
|Bulawayo||Thu 10:32 AM||301 km||187 miles||163 nm||W|
|Beira||Thu 10:32 AM||362 km||225 miles||195 nm||E|
|Francistown||Thu 10:32 AM||416 km||259 miles||225 nm||W|
|Polokwane||Thu 10:32 AM||428 km||266 miles||231 nm||SSW|
|Nelspruit||Thu 10:32 AM||553 km||344 miles||299 nm||S|
|Maputo||Thu 10:32 AM||617 km||383 miles||333 nm||S|
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