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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 Sunday, March 31, 2013 at 02:34:00 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: 83%

Previous phaseFull MoonWednesday, March 27, 2013 at 9:29 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterWednesday, April 3, 2013 at 4:38 AM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, March 31, 2013 at 02:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 58' South, Longitude: 10° 31' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.58 meters/second, 1517.7 km/hour, 943.1 miles/hour or 819.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 24.6"15.72 miwest0° 00' 04.5"0.09 misouth15.72 mi
1 hour14° 24' 41.4"942.76 miwest0° 04' 27.0"5.10 misouth942.56 mi
24 hours14° 13' 23.9"930.45 mieast1° 10' 16.9"80.57 misouth930.61 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LubangoSun 3:34 AM549 km341 miles297 nmNortheast NE
Swakopmund *Sun 4:34 AM585 km363 miles316 nmSoutheast SE
Walvis Bay *Sun 4:34 AM605 km376 miles327 nmSoutheast SE
Windhoek *Sun 4:34 AM792 km492 miles428 nmEast-southeast ESE
HuamboSun 3:34 AM884 km549 miles477 nmNortheast NE
MenongueSun 3:34 AM901 km560 miles487 nmEast-northeast ENE
Rundu *Sun 4:34 AM983 km611 miles531 nmEast E
LuandaSun 3:34 AM1159 km720 miles626 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KinshasaSun 3:34 AM1702 km1058 miles919 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BrazzavilleSun 3:34 AM1708 km1061 miles922 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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