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 Sunday, February 3, 2013 at 03:58:00 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: 55%
|Previous phase||Full Moon||Sunday, January 27, 2013 at 4:39 AM|
|Next phase||Third Quarter||Sunday, February 3, 2013 at 1:57 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, February 3, 2013 at 03:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.70 meters/second, 1550.5 km/hour, 963.5 miles/hour or 837.2 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' 27.5"||16.06 mi||west||0° 00' 08.2"||0.16 mi||south||16.06 mi|
|1 hour||14° 27' 26.5"||963.25 mi||west||0° 08' 12.6"||9.41 mi||south||962.97 mi|
|24 hours||13° 20' 40.1"||889.13 mi||east||2° 50' 30.8"||195.44 mi||south||903.97 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Mongu||Sun 5:58 AM||38 km||23 miles||20 nm||N|
|Rundu *||Sun 5:58 AM||437 km||272 miles||236 nm||SW|
|Luena||Sun 4:58 AM||546 km||339 miles||295 nm||NW|
|Lusaka||Sun 5:58 AM||556 km||346 miles||300 nm||E|
|Menongue||Sun 4:58 AM||589 km||366 miles||318 nm||W|
|Kabwe||Sun 5:58 AM||590 km||367 miles||319 nm||ENE|
|Kitwe||Sun 5:58 AM||634 km||394 miles||342 nm||ENE|
|Lubumbashi||Sun 5:58 AM||645 km||401 miles||348 nm||NE|
|Ndola||Sun 5:58 AM||664 km||413 miles||359 nm||ENE|
|Francistown||Sun 5:58 AM||772 km||480 miles||417 nm||SE|
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