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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 03:44:00 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 03:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 35' South, Longitude: 26° 44' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.78 meters/second, 1550.8 km/hour, 963.6 miles/hour or 837.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.5"16.06 miwest0° 00' 08.2"0.16 misouth16.06 mi
1 hour14° 27' 27.5"963.37 miwest0° 08' 13.9"9.44 misouth963.09 mi
24 hours13° 20' 15.1"888.75 mieast2° 51' 07.3"196.12 misouth903.74 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LusakaSun 5:44 AM166 km103 miles90 nmEast E
KabweSun 5:44 AM223 km138 miles120 nmNortheast NE
KitweSun 5:44 AM345 km215 miles186 nmNorth-northeast NNE
NdolaSun 5:44 AM352 km219 miles190 nmNortheast NE
MonguSun 5:44 AM388 km241 miles210 nmWest W
LubumbashiSun 5:44 AM440 km274 miles238 nmNorth N
HarareSun 5:44 AM523 km325 miles282 nmEast-southeast ESE
ChitungwizaSun 5:44 AM532 km331 miles287 nmEast-southeast ESE
GweruSun 5:44 AM539 km335 miles291 nmSoutheast SE
BulawayoSun 5:44 AM543 km338 miles293 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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