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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 Tuesday, March 5, 2013 at 03:52:00 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: 47%

Previous phaseThird QuarterMonday, March 4, 2013 at 9:54 PM
Next phaseNew MoonMonday, March 11, 2013 at 7:53 PM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, March 5, 2013 at 03:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 27' South, Longitude: 36° 07' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 417.75 meters/second, 1503.9 km/hour, 934.5 miles/hour or 812.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 24.6"15.57 miwest0° 00' 00.4"0.01 misouth15.57 mi
1 hour14° 24' 42.8"934.18 miwest0° 00' 18.7"0.36 misouth934.17 mi
24 hours14° 05' 57.7"913.94 mieast0° 29' 48.3"34.17 minorth916.04 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BeiraTue 5:52 AM151 km94 miles81 nmWest-northwest WNW
MutareTue 5:52 AM398 km247 miles215 nmWest-northwest WNW
BlantyreTue 5:52 AM529 km329 miles285 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MasvingoTue 5:52 AM554 km344 miles299 nmWest W
ChitungwizaTue 5:52 AM598 km372 miles323 nmWest-northwest WNW
HarareTue 5:52 AM607 km377 miles328 nmWest-northwest WNW
GweruTue 5:52 AM669 km416 miles361 nmWest W
NampulaTue 5:52 AM677 km421 miles365 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MaputoTue 5:52 AM711 km442 miles384 nmSouth-southwest SSW
LilongweTue 5:52 AM757 km470 miles409 nmNorth-northwest NNW

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