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 Thursday, April 4, 2013 at 05:14:00 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: 39%
|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 Thursday, April 4, 2013 at 05:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.30 meters/second, 1549.1 km/hour, 962.5 miles/hour or 836.4 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' 27.2"||16.04 mi||west||0° 00' 07.7"||0.15 mi||north||16.04 mi|
|1 hour||14° 27' 14.8"||962.35 mi||west||0° 07' 48.9"||8.96 mi||north||962.70 mi|
|24 hours||12° 48' 56.4"||853.30 mi||east||3° 30' 00.8"||240.64 mi||north||893.10 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Lusaka||Thu 7:14 AM||57 km||35 miles||31 nm||NE|
|Kabwe||Thu 7:14 AM||157 km||97 miles||85 nm||NNE|
|Ndola||Thu 7:14 AM||317 km||197 miles||171 nm||NNE|
|Kitwe||Thu 7:14 AM||327 km||203 miles||176 nm||N|
|Harare||Thu 7:14 AM||410 km||255 miles||222 nm||SE|
|Chitungwiza||Thu 7:14 AM||421 km||262 miles||227 nm||SE|
|Lubumbashi||Thu 7:14 AM||453 km||282 miles||245 nm||N|
|Gweru||Thu 7:14 AM||460 km||286 miles||248 nm||SSE|
|Bulawayo||Thu 7:14 AM||494 km||307 miles||267 nm||S|
|Mongu||Thu 7:14 AM||510 km||317 miles||276 nm||W|
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