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 05:26:00 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||Third Quarter||Wednesday, April 3, 2013 at 4:38 AM|
|Next phase||New Moon||Wednesday, April 10, 2013 at 9:37 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, April 3, 2013 at 05:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.65 meters/second, 1525.1 km/hour, 947.7 miles/hour or 823.5 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' 05.2"||0.10 mi||north||15.79 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 49.8"||947.44 mi||west||0° 05' 22.8"||6.17 mi||north||947.70 mi|
|24 hours||13° 24' 00.6"||879.82 mi||east||2° 38' 31.3"||181.69 mi||north||904.64 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Lubango||Wed 6:26 AM||432 km||268 miles||233 nm||NNE|
|Swakopmund *||Wed 7:26 AM||569 km||353 miles||307 nm||SSE|
|Walvis Bay *||Wed 7:26 AM||593 km||369 miles||320 nm||SSE|
|Windhoek *||Wed 7:26 AM||741 km||460 miles||400 nm||SE|
|Huambo||Wed 6:26 AM||762 km||473 miles||411 nm||NE|
|Menongue||Wed 6:26 AM||771 km||479 miles||416 nm||ENE|
|Rundu *||Wed 7:26 AM||868 km||539 miles||469 nm||E|
|Luanda||Wed 6:26 AM||1069 km||664 miles||577 nm||N|
|Kinshasa||Wed 6:26 AM||1605 km||997 miles||867 nm||NNE|
|Brazzaville||Wed 6:26 AM||1610 km||1001 miles||870 nm||NNE|
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