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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 Tuesday, April 2, 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: 62%

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 Tuesday, April 2, 2013 at 02:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 01' South, Longitude: 38° 59' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 418.88 meters/second, 1508.0 km/hour, 937.0 miles/hour or 814.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 24.5"15.62 miwest0° 00' 02.0"0.04 minorth15.62 mi
1 hour14° 24' 39.4"936.72 miwest0° 02' 02.1"2.34 minorth936.83 mi
24 hours13° 57' 34.2"907.39 mieast1° 24' 19.2"96.66 minorth916.45 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BeiraTue 4:34 AM434 km270 miles234 nmWest W
NampulaTue 4:34 AM542 km337 miles293 nmNorth N
ToliaraTue 5:34 AM610 km379 miles329 nmSoutheast SE
BlantyreTue 4:34 AM629 km391 miles340 nmNorthwest NW
MutareTue 4:34 AM673 km418 miles364 nmWest W
AntsirabeTue 5:34 AM843 km524 miles455 nmEast E
MasvingoTue 4:34 AM852 km530 miles460 nmWest W
LilongweTue 4:34 AM867 km539 miles468 nmNorthwest NW
HarareTue 4:34 AM870 km540 miles470 nmWest-northwest WNW
AntananarivoTue 5:34 AM904 km562 miles488 nmEast E

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