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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 03:46:00 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: 50%

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 03:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 30' South, Longitude: 35° 38' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.25 meters/second, 1523.7 km/hour, 946.8 miles/hour or 822.7 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' 44.4"946.54 miwest0° 05' 11.3"5.95 minorth946.80 mi
24 hours13° 26' 22.4"881.66 mieast2° 34' 22.7"176.94 minorth905.41 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BeiraWed 5:46 AM169 km105 miles91 nmSouth-southwest SSW
BlantyreWed 5:46 AM308 km191 miles166 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MutareWed 5:46 AM317 km197 miles171 nmWest W
ChitungwizaWed 5:46 AM487 km303 miles263 nmWest W
HarareWed 5:46 AM490 km304 miles265 nmWest W
MasvingoWed 5:46 AM533 km331 miles288 nmWest-southwest WSW
LilongweWed 5:46 AM537 km334 miles290 nmNorth-northwest NNW
NampulaWed 5:46 AM539 km335 miles291 nmNortheast NE
GweruWed 5:46 AM621 km386 miles335 nmWest W
ChipataWed 5:46 AM625 km388 miles338 nmNorth-northwest NNW

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