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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, March 3, 2013 at 03:34:00 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: 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 03:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 36' South, Longitude: 12° 42' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.68 meters/second, 1532.5 km/hour, 952.2 miles/hour or 827.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.3"15.87 miwest0° 00' 06.3"0.12 misouth15.87 mi
1 hour14° 26' 15.1"951.93 miwest0° 06' 23.1"7.32 misouth951.68 mi
24 hours13° 42' 46.7"904.18 mieast2° 01' 20.8"139.10 misouth909.62 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LubangoSun 4:34 AM309 km192 miles167 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Swakopmund *Sun 5:34 AM593 km369 miles320 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Walvis Bay *Sun 5:34 AM621 km386 miles335 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MenongueSun 4:34 AM626 km389 miles338 nmEast-northeast ENE
HuamboSun 4:34 AM626 km389 miles338 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Windhoek *Sun 5:34 AM716 km445 miles387 nmSoutheast SE
Rundu *Sun 5:34 AM750 km466 miles405 nmEast E
LuandaSun 4:34 AM972 km604 miles525 nmNorth N
MalanjeSun 4:34 AM975 km606 miles526 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LuenaSun 4:34 AM1009 km627 miles545 nmNortheast NE
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