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 symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun symbolizes the position of the sun.
Change time and date
|< 4 weeks||4 weeks >||March equinox|
|< 1 day||1 day >||June solstice|
|< 12 hours||12 hours >||September equinox|
|< 6 hours||6 hours >||December solstice|
|< 1 hour||1 hour >||Now/Current time|
|< 10 minutes||10 minutes >|
- The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Monday, March 4, 2013 at 04:34:00 UTC.
- The Sun's position is marked with this 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: . 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.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 58%
|Previous phase||Full Moon||Monday, February 25, 2013 at 8:26 PM|
|Next phase||Third Quarter||Monday, March 4, 2013 at 9:53 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Monday, March 4, 2013 at 04:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.99 meters/second, 1511.9 km/hour, 939.5 miles/hour or 816.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:
|Time||Longitude difference||Latitude difference||Total|
|1 minute||0° 14' 25.2"||15.66 mi||west||0° 00' 03.4"||0.07 mi||south||15.66 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 10.6"||939.17 mi||west||0° 03' 24.1"||3.90 mi||south||939.01 mi|
|24 hours||14° 02' 27.5"||914.52 mi||east||0° 45' 24.6"||52.06 mi||south||913.82 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Swakopmund *||Mon 6:34 AM||441 km||274 miles||238 nm||SE|
|Walvis Bay *||Mon 6:34 AM||462 km||287 miles||250 nm||SE|
|Lubango||Mon 5:34 AM||560 km||348 miles||303 nm||NNE|
|Windhoek *||Mon 6:34 AM||643 km||399 miles||347 nm||ESE|
|Menongue||Mon 5:34 AM||844 km||525 miles||456 nm||NE|
|Rundu *||Mon 6:34 AM||870 km||540 miles||470 nm||ENE|
|Huambo||Mon 5:34 AM||877 km||545 miles||473 nm||NNE|
|Luanda||Mon 5:34 AM||1212 km||753 miles||654 nm||N|
|Gaborone||Mon 6:34 AM||1562 km||970 miles||843 nm||ESE|
|Cape Town||Mon 6:34 AM||1711 km||1063 miles||924 nm||SSE|
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