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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 04:46:00 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 04:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 54' South, Longitude: 37° 15' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.30 meters/second, 1509.5 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' 03.0"0.06 minorth15.63 mi
1 hour14° 24' 56.1"937.66 miwest0° 03' 01.9"3.48 minorth937.81 mi
24 hours13° 52' 54.6"902.96 mieast1° 47' 42.3"123.47 minorth916.27 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BeiraWed 6:46 AM253 km157 miles137 nmWest W
MutareWed 6:46 AM493 km306 miles266 nmWest-northwest WNW
BlantyreWed 6:46 AM514 km319 miles277 nmNorth-northwest NNW
NampulaWed 6:46 AM571 km355 miles308 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MasvingoWed 6:46 AM672 km417 miles363 nmWest W
ChitungwizaWed 6:46 AM686 km426 miles370 nmWest-northwest WNW
HarareWed 6:46 AM692 km430 miles374 nmWest-northwest WNW
LilongweWed 6:46 AM752 km467 miles406 nmNorth-northwest NNW
GweruWed 6:46 AM781 km485 miles422 nmWest W
MaputoWed 6:46 AM824 km512 miles445 nmSouthwest SW
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