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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 Wednesday, April 3, 2013 at 03:26:00 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: 51%

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 Wednesday, April 3, 2013 at 03:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 32' South, Longitude: 40° 26' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.17 meters/second, 1523.4 km/hour, 946.6 miles/hour or 822.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 25.7"15.78 miwest0° 00' 05.1"0.10 minorth15.78 mi
1 hour14° 25' 43.2"946.36 miwest0° 05' 09.0"5.90 minorth946.62 mi
24 hours13° 26' 50.6"882.03 mieast2° 33' 32.4"175.98 minorth905.57 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
NampulaWed 5:26 AM398 km247 miles215 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BeiraWed 5:26 AM606 km377 miles327 nmWest-southwest WSW
ToliaraWed 6:26 AM631 km392 miles341 nmSouth-southeast SSE
BlantyreWed 5:26 AM653 km406 miles352 nmWest-northwest WNW
AntsirabeWed 6:26 AM709 km441 miles383 nmEast-southeast ESE
AntananarivoWed 6:26 AM748 km465 miles404 nmEast E
FomboniWed 6:26 AM777 km483 miles420 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MoroniWed 6:26 AM815 km507 miles440 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MamoutzouWed 6:26 AM818 km508 miles442 nmNortheast NE
MutsamuduWed 6:26 AM823 km511 miles444 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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