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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 04:16:00 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 04:16:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 28' South, Longitude: 28° 25' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.37 meters/second, 1524.1 km/hour, 947.0 miles/hour or 823.0 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' 45.9"946.80 miwest0° 05' 14.8"6.01 minorth947.06 mi
24 hours13° 25' 39.9"881.11 mieast2° 35' 37.6"178.37 minorth905.18 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
GweruWed 6:16 AM184 km115 miles100 nmSoutheast SE
BulawayoWed 6:16 AM189 km117 miles102 nmSouth S
ChitungwizaWed 6:16 AM284 km176 miles153 nmEast E
HarareWed 6:16 AM288 km179 miles155 nmEast-northeast ENE
MasvingoWed 6:16 AM311 km193 miles168 nmSoutheast SE
FrancistownWed 6:16 AM315 km196 miles170 nmSouth-southwest SSW
LusakaWed 6:16 AM337 km209 miles182 nmNorth N
KabweWed 6:16 AM444 km276 miles240 nmNorth N
MutareWed 6:16 AM452 km281 miles244 nmEast E
SeroweWed 6:16 AM470 km292 miles254 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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