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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, March 4, 2013 at 02:44:00 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: 59%

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 Monday, March 4, 2013 at 02:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 35' South, Longitude: 38° 26' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.30 meters/second, 1513.1 km/hour, 940.2 miles/hour or 817.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 25.2"15.67 miwest0° 00' 03.7"0.07 misouth15.67 mi
1 hour14° 25' 14.2"939.89 miwest0° 03' 38.3"4.17 misouth939.72 mi
24 hours14° 01' 31.3"914.14 mieast0° 51' 17.4"58.80 misouth913.57 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BeiraMon 4:44 AM378 km235 miles204 nmWest W
NampulaMon 4:44 AM502 km312 miles271 nmNorth N
BlantyreMon 4:44 AM555 km345 miles300 nmNorthwest NW
MutareMon 4:44 AM610 km379 miles330 nmWest W
ToliaraMon 5:44 AM685 km425 miles370 nmSoutheast SE
LilongweMon 4:44 AM793 km493 miles428 nmNorthwest NW
MasvingoMon 4:44 AM798 km496 miles431 nmWest W
HarareMon 4:44 AM802 km499 miles433 nmWest-northwest WNW
ChipataMon 4:44 AM901 km560 miles487 nmNorthwest NW
AntsirabeMon 5:44 AM902 km560 miles487 nmEast E

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