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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 03:24:00 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 03:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 37' South, Longitude: 28° 49' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.19 meters/second, 1512.7 km/hour, 939.9 miles/hour or 816.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.2"15.67 miwest0° 00' 03.5"0.07 misouth15.67 mi
1 hour14° 25' 12.8"939.62 miwest0° 03' 33.2"4.08 misouth939.46 mi
24 hours14° 01' 52.2"914.28 mieast0° 49' 10.5"56.38 misouth913.66 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BulawayoMon 5:24 AM64 km40 miles35 nmSouth-southwest SSW
GweruMon 5:24 AM106 km66 miles57 nmEast E
MasvingoMon 5:24 AM217 km135 miles117 nmEast-southeast ESE
FrancistownMon 5:24 AM220 km136 miles119 nmSouthwest SW
TonotaMon 5:24 AM246 km153 miles133 nmSouthwest SW
ChitungwizaMon 5:24 AM296 km184 miles160 nmNortheast NE
HarareMon 5:24 AM308 km191 miles166 nmNortheast NE
SeroweMon 5:24 AM377 km234 miles204 nmSouthwest SW
MutareMon 5:24 AM410 km255 miles221 nmEast E
LusakaMon 5:24 AM469 km291 miles253 nmNorth N
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