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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 Monday, February 4, 2013 at 04:44:00 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: 43%

Previous phaseThird QuarterSunday, February 3, 2013 at 1:58 PM
Next phaseNew MoonSunday, February 10, 2013 at 7:21 AM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, February 4, 2013 at 04:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 32' South, Longitude: 25° 39' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.22 meters/second, 1523.6 km/hour, 946.7 miles/hour or 822.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 25.7"15.78 miwest0° 00' 05.7"0.11 misouth15.78 mi
1 hour14° 25' 44.4"946.41 miwest0° 05' 42.3"6.54 misouth946.17 mi
24 hours13° 58' 24.4"916.55 mieast1° 43' 11.3"118.30 misouth919.44 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MaunMon 6:44 AM285 km177 miles154 nmSouthwest SW
FrancistownMon 6:44 AM352 km219 miles190 nmSouth-southeast SSE
BulawayoMon 6:44 AM357 km222 miles193 nmEast-southeast ESE
SeroweMon 6:44 AM442 km274 miles238 nmSouth-southeast SSE
LusakaMon 6:44 AM444 km276 miles240 nmNortheast NE
MonguMon 6:44 AM448 km279 miles242 nmNorthwest NW
GweruMon 6:44 AM451 km280 miles243 nmEast-southeast ESE
KabweMon 6:44 AM542 km337 miles293 nmNortheast NE
GhanziMon 6:44 AM546 km339 miles295 nmSouthwest SW
MasvingoMon 6:44 AM571 km355 miles308 nmEast-southeast ESE

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