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 Wednesday, March 6, 2013 at 05:36:00 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: 35%
|Previous phase||Third Quarter||Monday, March 4, 2013 at 9:54 PM|
|Next phase||New Moon||Monday, March 11, 2013 at 7:53 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, March 6, 2013 at 05:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.42 meters/second, 1509.9 km/hour, 938.2 miles/hour or 815.3 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' 24.8"||15.64 mi||west||0° 00' 03.0"||0.06 mi||north||15.64 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 57.2"||937.93 mi||west||0° 03' 08.4"||3.60 mi||north||938.09 mi|
|24 hours||13° 52' 12.4"||902.44 mi||east||1° 50' 10.7"||126.30 mi||north||916.24 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Maun||Wed 7:36 AM||191 km||119 miles||103 nm||W|
|Francistown||Wed 7:36 AM||278 km||173 miles||150 nm||ESE|
|Serowe||Wed 7:36 AM||319 km||198 miles||172 nm||SSE|
|Bulawayo||Wed 7:36 AM||352 km||219 miles||190 nm||E|
|Ghanzi||Wed 7:36 AM||426 km||264 miles||230 nm||WSW|
|Gweru||Wed 7:36 AM||482 km||300 miles||260 nm||E|
|Molepolole||Wed 7:36 AM||504 km||313 miles||272 nm||S|
|Gaborone||Wed 7:36 AM||535 km||333 miles||289 nm||S|
|Mongu||Wed 7:36 AM||554 km||345 miles||299 nm||NNW|
|Masvingo||Wed 7:36 AM||586 km||364 miles||317 nm||E|
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