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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 Wednesday, March 6, 2013 at 04:36:00 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: 36%

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 Wednesday, March 6, 2013 at 04:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 55' South, Longitude: 39° 39' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.27 meters/second, 1509.4 km/hour, 937.9 miles/hour or 815.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.8"15.63 miwest0° 00' 02.9"0.06 minorth15.63 mi
1 hour14° 24' 55.7"937.61 miwest0° 03' 00.6"3.45 minorth937.76 mi
24 hours13° 53' 03.0"903.07 mieast1° 47' 12.4"122.90 minorth916.28 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BeiraWed 6:36 AM504 km313 miles272 nmWest W
NampulaWed 6:36 AM532 km331 miles287 nmNorth N
ToliaraWed 7:36 AM564 km350 miles304 nmSoutheast SE
BlantyreWed 6:36 AM671 km417 miles362 nmNorthwest NW
AntsirabeWed 7:36 AM773 km480 miles417 nmEast E
AntananarivoWed 7:36 AM833 km518 miles450 nmEast E
LilongweWed 6:36 AM906 km563 miles489 nmNorthwest NW
MasvingoWed 6:36 AM923 km574 miles498 nmWest W
HarareWed 6:36 AM935 km581 miles505 nmWest-northwest WNW
FomboniWed 7:36 AM950 km591 miles513 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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