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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 = Sunday, March 3, 2013 at 2:34:00 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: 70%

Previous phaseFull MoonMonday, February 25, 2013 at 8:28 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterMonday, March 4, 2013 at 9:54 PM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, March 3, 2013 at 02:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 30' South, Longitude: 27° 08' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.96 meters/second, 1533.5 km/hour, 952.8 miles/hour or 828.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.3"15.88 miWest0° 00' 06.4"0.13 miSouth15.88 mi
1 hour14° 26' 18.3"952.56 miWest0° 06' 29.5"7.44 miSouth952.30 mi
24 hours13° 41' 43.0"903.55 miEast2° 04' 10.9"142.35 miSouth909.41 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LusakaSun 4:34 AM260 km162 miles141 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BulawayoSun 4:34 AM331 km206 miles179 nmSouth-southeast SSE
GweruSun 4:34 AM356 km221 miles192 nmSoutheast SE
KabweSun 4:34 AM366 km227 miles198 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FrancistownSun 4:34 AM409 km254 miles221 nmSouth S
HarareSun 4:34 AM416 km259 miles225 nmEast E
ChitungwizaSun 4:34 AM418 km260 miles226 nmEast E
MaunSun 4:34 AM480 km298 miles259 nmSouthwest SW
MasvingoSun 4:34 AM482 km300 miles260 nmSoutheast SE
MonguSun 4:34 AM494 km307 miles267 nmWest-northwest WNW

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