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 Monday, April 1, 2013 at 02:24:00 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: 73%
|Previous phase||Full Moon||Wednesday, March 27, 2013 at 9:28 AM|
|Next phase||Third Quarter||Wednesday, April 3, 2013 at 4:37 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Monday, April 1, 2013 at 02:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 418.35 meters/second, 1506.1 km/hour, 935.8 miles/hour or 813.2 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' 24.3"||15.60 mi||west||0° 00' 01.2"||0.03 mi||south||15.60 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 17.7"||935.60 mi||west||0° 01' 15.3"||1.44 mi||south||935.54 mi|
|24 hours||14° 14' 15.2"||924.74 mi||east||0° 07' 43.5"||8.86 mi||north||925.16 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Francistown||Mon 4:24 AM||132 km||82 miles||71 nm||SSE|
|Bulawayo||Mon 4:24 AM||178 km||111 miles||96 nm||E|
|Serowe||Mon 4:24 AM||249 km||155 miles||135 nm||S|
|Gweru||Mon 4:24 AM||317 km||197 miles||171 nm||ENE|
|Maun||Mon 4:24 AM||362 km||225 miles||195 nm||W|
|Masvingo||Mon 4:24 AM||414 km||257 miles||223 nm||E|
|Molepolole||Mon 4:24 AM||492 km||306 miles||266 nm||SSW|
|Polokwane||Mon 4:24 AM||494 km||307 miles||267 nm||SSE|
|Harare||Mon 4:24 AM||509 km||316 miles||275 nm||ENE|
|Gaborone||Mon 4:24 AM||509 km||316 miles||275 nm||S|
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