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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 02:54:00 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 02:54:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 35' South, Longitude: 36° 02' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.27 meters/second, 1513.0 km/hour, 940.1 miles/hour or 816.9 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' 13.9"939.82 miwest0° 03' 37.0"4.15 misouth939.65 mi
24 hours14° 01' 36.6"914.18 mieast0° 50' 45.7"58.20 misouth913.60 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BeiraMon 4:54 AM128 km79 miles69 nmWest-southwest WSW
MutareMon 4:54 AM361 km224 miles195 nmWest W
BlantyreMon 4:54 AM435 km270 miles235 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MasvingoMon 4:54 AM547 km340 miles295 nmWest W
ChitungwizaMon 4:54 AM553 km344 miles299 nmWest-northwest WNW
HarareMon 4:54 AM560 km348 miles302 nmWest-northwest WNW
NampulaMon 4:54 AM603 km374 miles325 nmNortheast NE
GweruMon 4:54 AM652 km405 miles352 nmWest W
LilongweMon 4:54 AM665 km413 miles359 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ChipataMon 4:54 AM750 km466 miles405 nmNorth-northwest NNW

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