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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 04:26:00 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 04:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 27' South, Longitude: 26° 00' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.41 meters/second, 1524.3 km/hour, 947.1 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"15.79 miwest0° 00' 05.1"0.10 minorth15.79 mi
1 hour14° 25' 46.5"946.89 miwest0° 05' 16.0"6.04 minorth947.15 mi
24 hours13° 25' 25.9"880.93 mieast2° 36' 02.7"178.85 minorth905.10 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MaunWed 6:26 AM322 km200 miles174 nmWest-southwest WSW
BulawayoWed 6:26 AM330 km205 miles178 nmSoutheast SE
FrancistownWed 6:26 AM341 km212 miles184 nmSouth-southeast SSE
LusakaWed 6:26 AM413 km257 miles223 nmNortheast NE
GweruWed 6:26 AM416 km259 miles225 nmEast-southeast ESE
SeroweWed 6:26 AM443 km275 miles239 nmSouth S
MonguWed 6:26 AM466 km289 miles251 nmNorthwest NW
KabweWed 6:26 AM514 km319 miles278 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ChitungwizaWed 6:26 AM536 km333 miles289 nmEast E
HarareWed 6:26 AM538 km334 miles290 nmEast E
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