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 04:46:00 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: 61%
|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 04:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.12 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"||15.63 mi||west||0° 00' 02.3"||0.04 mi||north||15.63 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 43.6"||937.26 mi||west||0° 02' 19.7"||2.67 mi||north||937.38 mi|
|24 hours||13° 55' 16.8"||905.36 mi||east||1° 30' 58.9"||104.30 mi||north||915.55 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Walvis Bay *||Tue 6:46 AM||846 km||526 miles||457 nm||ESE|
|Lubango||Tue 5:46 AM||884 km||550 miles||478 nm||NE|
|Windhoek *||Tue 6:46 AM||1087 km||676 miles||587 nm||ESE|
|Luanda||Tue 5:46 AM||1399 km||869 miles||755 nm||NNE|
|Jamestown||Tue 4:46 AM||1419 km||881 miles||766 nm||WNW|
|Cape Town||Tue 6:46 AM||1918 km||1192 miles||1035 nm||SSE|
|Kinshasa||Tue 5:46 AM||1947 km||1210 miles||1052 nm||NNE|
|Brazzaville||Tue 5:46 AM||1952 km||1213 miles||1054 nm||NNE|
|Gaborone||Tue 6:46 AM||2015 km||1252 miles||1088 nm||ESE|
|São Tomé||Tue 4:46 AM||2242 km||1393 miles||1211 nm||N|
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