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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 03:36:00 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 03:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 58' South, Longitude: 24° 05' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 418.98 meters/second, 1508.3 km/hour, 937.2 miles/hour or 814.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 24.6"15.62 miwest0° 00' 02.1"0.04 minorth15.62 mi
1 hour14° 24' 41.4"936.97 miwest0° 02' 10.4"2.49 minorth937.08 mi
24 hours13° 56' 31.0"906.46 mieast1° 27' 26.0"100.23 minorth916.03 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MaunTue 5:36 AM70 km44 miles38 nmWest W
GhanziTue 5:36 AM318 km198 miles172 nmSouthwest SW
FrancistownTue 5:36 AM381 km236 miles206 nmEast-southeast ESE
SeroweTue 5:36 AM381 km237 miles206 nmSoutheast SE
BulawayoTue 5:36 AM470 km292 miles254 nmEast E
Rundu *Tue 5:36 AM509 km316 miles275 nmWest-northwest WNW
MolepololeTue 5:36 AM512 km318 miles277 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MonguTue 5:36 AM530 km329 miles286 nmNorth N
GaboroneTue 5:36 AM551 km342 miles298 nmSouth-southeast SSE
GweruTue 5:36 AM603 km375 miles326 nmEast E

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