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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 03:36:00 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 03:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 31' South, Longitude: 38° 02' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.21 meters/second, 1523.6 km/hour, 946.7 miles/hour or 822.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.7"15.78 miwest0° 00' 05.1"0.10 minorth15.78 mi
1 hour14° 25' 43.8"946.45 miwest0° 05' 10.2"5.93 minorth946.71 mi
24 hours13° 26' 36.5"881.85 mieast2° 33' 57.6"176.46 minorth905.49 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BeiraWed 5:36 AM366 km228 miles198 nmWest-southwest WSW
NampulaWed 5:36 AM399 km248 miles215 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BlantyreWed 5:36 AM441 km274 miles238 nmNorthwest NW
MutareWed 5:36 AM569 km353 miles307 nmWest W
LilongweWed 5:36 AM677 km421 miles366 nmNorthwest NW
HarareWed 5:36 AM743 km461 miles401 nmWest W
MasvingoWed 5:36 AM776 km482 miles419 nmWest-southwest WSW
ChipataWed 5:36 AM789 km490 miles426 nmNorthwest NW
GweruWed 5:36 AM871 km541 miles470 nmWest W
FomboniWed 6:36 AM923 km573 miles498 nmNortheast NE
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