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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 Monday, April 1, 2013 at 01:34:00 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: 74%

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 Monday, April 1, 2013 at 01:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 07' South, Longitude: 39° 09' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 418.41 meters/second, 1506.3 km/hour, 935.9 miles/hour or 813.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.3"15.60 miwest0° 00' 01.3"0.03 misouth15.60 mi
1 hour14° 24' 17.8"935.65 miwest0° 01' 22.2"1.57 misouth935.59 mi
24 hours14° 14' 32.1"925.09 mieast0° 04' 56.1"5.66 minorth925.35 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BeiraMon 3:34 AM452 km281 miles244 nmWest W
NampulaMon 3:34 AM554 km344 miles299 nmNorth N
ToliaraMon 4:34 AM588 km366 miles318 nmSoutheast SE
BlantyreMon 3:34 AM650 km404 miles351 nmNorthwest NW
AntsirabeMon 4:34 AM825 km513 miles446 nmEast E
MasvingoMon 3:34 AM870 km540 miles470 nmWest W
LilongweMon 3:34 AM888 km552 miles479 nmNorthwest NW
AntananarivoMon 4:34 AM888 km552 miles480 nmEast E
HarareMon 3:34 AM890 km553 miles480 nmWest-northwest WNW
MaputoMon 3:34 AM933 km580 miles504 nmSouthwest SW
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