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 Tuesday, April 2, 2013 at 04:26:00 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: 62%
|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 Tuesday, April 2, 2013 at 04:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.08 meters/second, 1508.7 km/hour, 937.5 miles/hour or 814.6 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' 24.6"||15.63 mi||west||0° 00' 02.1"||0.04 mi||north||15.63 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 43.0"||937.24 mi||west||0° 02' 17.1"||2.62 mi||north||937.36 mi|
|24 hours||13° 55' 37.8"||905.74 mi||east||1° 29' 59.3"||103.17 mi||north||915.75 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Swakopmund *||Tue 6:26 AM||414 km||257 miles||223 nm||SE|
|Walvis Bay *||Tue 6:26 AM||435 km||270 miles||235 nm||SE|
|Lubango||Tue 5:26 AM||584 km||363 miles||315 nm||NNE|
|Windhoek *||Tue 6:26 AM||621 km||386 miles||335 nm||ESE|
|Menongue||Tue 5:26 AM||856 km||532 miles||462 nm||NE|
|Rundu *||Tue 6:26 AM||867 km||539 miles||468 nm||ENE|
|Huambo||Tue 5:26 AM||897 km||557 miles||484 nm||NNE|
|Luanda||Tue 5:26 AM||1239 km||770 miles||669 nm||N|
|Gaborone||Tue 6:26 AM||1542 km||958 miles||833 nm||ESE|
|Cape Town||Tue 6:26 AM||1681 km||1045 miles||908 nm||SSE|
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