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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Thursday, April 4, 2013 at 4:26:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 39%

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 Thursday, April 4, 2013 at 04:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 51' South, Longitude: 39° 26' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.06 meters/second, 1548.2 km/hour, 962.0 miles/hour or 836.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.2"16.03 miWest0° 00' 07.7"0.15 miNorth16.03 mi
1 hour14° 27' 11.9"961.81 miWest0° 07' 44.6"8.87 miNorth962.16 mi
24 hours12° 50' 07.1"854.18 miEast3° 28' 31.5"238.93 miNorth893.50 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
NampulaThu 6:26 AM83 km51 miles45 nmNorth-northwest NNW
PembaThu 6:26 AM339 km211 miles183 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BlantyreThu 6:26 AM474 km295 miles256 nmWest W
FomboniThu 7:26 AM610 km379 miles329 nmNortheast NE
MoroniThu 7:26 AM618 km384 miles334 nmNortheast NE
LilongweThu 6:26 AM642 km399 miles347 nmWest-northwest WNW
BeiraThu 6:26 AM657 km408 miles355 nmSouthwest SW
MutsamuduThu 7:26 AM674 km419 miles364 nmNortheast NE
MamoutzouThu 7:26 AM711 km442 miles384 nmEast-northeast ENE
ChipataThu 6:26 AM770 km478 miles416 nmWest-northwest WNW

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