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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Thursday, January 10, 2013 at 8:42:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 3%

Previous phaseThird QuarterSaturday, January 5, 2013 at 3:59 AM
Next phaseNew MoonFriday, January 11, 2013 at 7:45 PM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, January 10, 2013 at 08:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 29' South, Longitude: 29° 19' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 416.54 meters/second, 1499.5 km/hour, 931.8 miles/hour or 809.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 22.5"15.53 miWest0° 00' 02.7"0.05 miNorth15.53 mi
1 hour14° 22' 27.7"931.47 miWest0° 02' 46.0"3.17 miNorth931.62 mi
24 hours14° 51' 01.3"962.30 miEast1° 46' 58.7"122.64 miNorth975.46 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BulawayoThu 10:42 AM85 km53 miles46 nmWest-northwest WNW
GweruThu 10:42 AM126 km78 miles68 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MasvingoThu 10:42 AM165 km102 miles89 nmEast-northeast ENE
FrancistownThu 10:42 AM203 km126 miles109 nmWest-southwest WSW
TonotaThu 10:42 AM220 km136 miles119 nmWest-southwest WSW
ChitungwizaThu 10:42 AM330 km205 miles178 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SeroweThu 10:42 AM343 km213 miles185 nmSouthwest SW
HarareThu 10:42 AM346 km215 miles187 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PolokwaneThu 10:42 AM378 km235 miles204 nmSouth S
MutareThu 10:42 AM388 km241 miles210 nmEast-northeast ENE

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