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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 05:26:00 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 phaseThird QuarterWednesday, April 3, 2013 at 4:38 AM
Next phaseNew MoonWednesday, 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 Latitude: 18° 21' South, Longitude: 11° 35' East

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:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.7"15.79 miwest0° 00' 05.2"0.10 minorth15.79 mi
1 hour14° 25' 49.8"947.44 miwest0° 05' 22.8"6.17 minorth947.70 mi
24 hours13° 24' 00.6"879.82 mieast2° 38' 31.3"181.69 minorth904.64 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LubangoWed 6:26 AM432 km268 miles233 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Swakopmund *Wed 7:26 AM569 km353 miles307 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Walvis Bay *Wed 7:26 AM593 km369 miles320 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Windhoek *Wed 7:26 AM741 km460 miles400 nmSoutheast SE
HuamboWed 6:26 AM762 km473 miles411 nmNortheast NE
MenongueWed 6:26 AM771 km479 miles416 nmEast-northeast ENE
Rundu *Wed 7:26 AM868 km539 miles469 nmEast E
LuandaWed 6:26 AM1069 km664 miles577 nmNorth N
KinshasaWed 6:26 AM1605 km997 miles867 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BrazzavilleWed 6:26 AM1610 km1001 miles870 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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