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 04:36:00 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 04:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.10 meters/second, 1508.8 km/hour, 937.5 miles/hour or 814.7 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"||15.62 mi||west||0° 00' 02.1"||0.04 mi||north||15.62 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 43.4"||937.22 mi||west||0° 02' 18.4"||2.65 mi||north||937.34 mi|
|24 hours||13° 55' 27.4"||905.52 mi||east||1° 30' 29.2"||103.73 mi||north||915.62 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Swakopmund *||Tue 6:36 AM||612 km||380 miles||330 nm||ESE|
|Walvis Bay *||Tue 6:36 AM||625 km||388 miles||337 nm||ESE|
|Lubango||Tue 5:36 AM||705 km||438 miles||381 nm||NE|
|Windhoek *||Tue 6:36 AM||850 km||528 miles||459 nm||ESE|
|Luanda||Tue 5:36 AM||1296 km||805 miles||700 nm||NNE|
|Jamestown||Tue 4:36 AM||1662 km||1033 miles||898 nm||WNW|
|Gaborone||Tue 6:36 AM||1777 km||1104 miles||960 nm||ESE|
|Cape Town||Tue 6:36 AM||1788 km||1111 miles||965 nm||SSE|
|Kinshasa||Tue 5:36 AM||1842 km||1145 miles||995 nm||NNE|
|Brazzaville||Tue 5:36 AM||1847 km||1148 miles||997 nm||NNE|
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