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 04:36:00 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|
|This phase||Third Quarter||Wednesday, April 3, 2013 at 4:37 AM|
|Next phase||New Moon||Wednesday, April 10, 2013 at 9:36 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, April 3, 2013 at 04:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.45 meters/second, 1524.4 km/hour, 947.2 miles/hour or 823.1 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' 47.2"||947.06 mi||west||0° 05' 17.2"||6.06 mi||north||947.32 mi|
|24 hours||13° 25' 10.0"||880.78 mi||east||2° 36' 30.3"||179.39 mi||north||905.08 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Mongu||Wed 6:36 AM||350 km||217 miles||189 nm||N|
|Rundu *||Wed 6:36 AM||382 km||237 miles||206 nm||W|
|Francistown||Wed 6:36 AM||533 km||331 miles||288 nm||SE|
|Bulawayo||Wed 6:36 AM||584 km||363 miles||315 nm||ESE|
|Lusaka||Wed 6:36 AM||623 km||387 miles||337 nm||ENE|
|Gweru||Wed 6:36 AM||692 km||430 miles||374 nm||E|
|Molepolole||Wed 6:36 AM||699 km||434 miles||378 nm||SSE|
|Kabwe||Wed 6:36 AM||702 km||436 miles||379 nm||NE|
|Menongue||Wed 5:36 AM||731 km||454 miles||395 nm||NW|
|Gaborone||Wed 6:36 AM||739 km||459 miles||399 nm||SSE|
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