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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.
The white dot Moon symbol symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun Sun symbol symbolizes the position of the sun.

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

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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Sunday, February 3, 2013 at 03:24:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun 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: Moon 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.

Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 55%

Previous phaseFull MoonSunday, January 27, 2013 at 4:40 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterSunday, February 3, 2013 at 1:58 PM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, February 3, 2013 at 03:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 32' South, Longitude: 31° 34' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.89 meters/second, 1551.2 km/hour, 963.9 miles/hour or 837.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 27.5"16.06 miwest0° 00' 08.2"0.16 misouth16.06 mi
1 hour14° 27' 28.9"963.61 miwest0° 08' 15.7"9.47 misouth963.33 mi
24 hours13° 19' 41.9"888.34 mieast2° 51' 55.2"197.04 misouth903.53 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
ChipataSun 5:24 AM239 km149 miles129 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HarareSun 5:24 AM260 km162 miles140 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ChitungwizaSun 5:24 AM279 km173 miles150 nmSouth S
LilongweSun 5:24 AM293 km182 miles158 nmNortheast NE
LusakaSun 5:24 AM352 km219 miles190 nmWest W
KabweSun 5:24 AM355 km221 miles192 nmWest-northwest WNW
BlantyreSun 5:24 AM371 km230 miles200 nmEast E
MutareSun 5:24 AM399 km248 miles215 nmSouth-southeast SSE
NdolaSun 5:24 AM424 km263 miles229 nmNorthwest NW
KitweSun 5:24 AM470 km292 miles254 nmNorthwest NW

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