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 Wednesday, April 3, 2013 at 03:26:00 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: 51%
|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 Wednesday, April 3, 2013 at 03:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
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:
|Time||Longitude difference||Latitude difference||Total|
|1 minute||0° 14' 25.7"||15.78 mi||west||0° 00' 05.1"||0.10 mi||north||15.78 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 43.3"||946.44 mi||west||0° 05' 09.2"||5.91 mi||north||946.69 mi|
|24 hours||13° 26' 49.0"||882.07 mi||east||2° 33' 35.3"||176.05 mi||north||905.62 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Nampula||Wed 5:26 AM||390 km||242 miles||211 nm||NNW|
|Beira||Wed 5:26 AM||579 km||360 miles||313 nm||WSW|
|Blantyre||Wed 5:26 AM||627 km||390 miles||339 nm||WNW|
|Toliara||Wed 6:26 AM||646 km||402 miles||349 nm||SSE|
|Antsirabe||Wed 6:26 AM||737 km||458 miles||398 nm||ESE|
|Antananarivo||Wed 6:26 AM||776 km||482 miles||419 nm||E|
|Moroni||Wed 6:26 AM||831 km||517 miles||449 nm||NNE|
|Mamoutzou||Wed 6:26 AM||836 km||520 miles||451 nm||NE|
|Mutsamudu||Wed 6:26 AM||838 km||521 miles||453 nm||NNE|
|Lilongwe||Wed 5:26 AM||848 km||527 miles||458 nm||NW|
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