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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 4:36:00 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 04:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 49' South, Longitude: 37° 01' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.11 meters/second, 1548.4 km/hour, 962.1 miles/hour or 836.1 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 miNorth16.04 mi
1 hour14° 27' 12.5"961.92 miWest0° 07' 45.5"8.89 miNorth962.27 mi
24 hours12° 49' 52.5"853.99 miEast3° 28' 50.1"239.29 miNorth893.42 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
ZombaThu 6:36 AM188 km117 miles101 nmWest-northwest WNW
BlantyreThu 6:36 AM216 km134 miles117 nmWest W
NampulaThu 6:36 AM253 km157 miles136 nmEast-northeast ENE
LilongweThu 6:36 AM404 km251 miles218 nmWest-northwest WNW
PembaThu 6:36 AM491 km305 miles265 nmNortheast NE
BeiraThu 6:36 AM501 km311 miles270 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ChipataThu 6:36 AM529 km329 miles286 nmWest-northwest WNW
MutareThu 6:36 AM580 km360 miles313 nmSouthwest SW
MzuzuThu 6:36 AM582 km362 miles314 nmNorthwest NW
HarareThu 6:36 AM674 km419 miles364 nmWest-southwest WSW

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