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 04:16:00 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: 50%
|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 04:16:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.37 meters/second, 1524.1 km/hour, 947.1 miles/hour or 823.0 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"||15.79 mi||west||0° 00' 05.1"||0.10 mi||north||15.79 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 46.0"||946.88 mi||west||0° 05' 14.9"||6.02 mi||north||947.14 mi|
|24 hours||13° 25' 38.3"||881.15 mi||east||2° 35' 40.5"||178.44 mi||north||905.24 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Bulawayo||Wed 6:16 AM||194 km||120 miles||105 nm||SSE|
|Gweru||Wed 6:16 AM||208 km||129 miles||112 nm||ESE|
|Francistown||Wed 6:16 AM||308 km||191 miles||166 nm||SSW|
|Harare||Wed 6:16 AM||315 km||196 miles||170 nm||ENE|
|Masvingo||Wed 6:16 AM||335 km||208 miles||181 nm||ESE|
|Lusaka||Wed 6:16 AM||337 km||209 miles||182 nm||N|
|Kabwe||Wed 6:16 AM||445 km||277 miles||240 nm||N|
|Mutare||Wed 6:16 AM||480 km||298 miles||259 nm||E|
|Ndola||Wed 6:16 AM||609 km||378 miles||329 nm||N|
|Polokwane||Wed 6:16 AM||617 km||384 miles||333 nm||SSE|
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