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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 Thursday, April 4, 2013 at 05:36:00 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: 38%

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 05:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 42' South, Longitude: 22° 34' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.41 meters/second, 1549.5 km/hour, 962.8 miles/hour or 836.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 27.2"16.05 miwest0° 00' 07.7"0.15 minorth16.05 mi
1 hour14° 27' 16.1"962.60 miwest0° 07' 50.9"9.00 minorth962.95 mi
24 hours12° 48' 23.9"852.90 mieast3° 30' 41.5"241.41 minorth892.92 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MonguThu 7:36 AM77 km48 miles41 nmNortheast NE
Rundu *Thu 7:36 AM387 km240 miles209 nmSouthwest SW
MaunThu 7:36 AM485 km301 miles262 nmSouth S
LuenaThu 6:36 AM519 km323 miles280 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MenongueThu 6:36 AM535 km333 miles289 nmWest-northwest WNW
LusakaThu 7:36 AM613 km381 miles331 nmEast E
KabweThu 7:36 AM648 km402 miles350 nmEast-northeast ENE
GhanziThu 7:36 AM672 km417 miles363 nmSouth S
KitweThu 7:36 AM688 km427 miles371 nmEast-northeast ENE
LubumbashiThu 7:36 AM694 km431 miles375 nmNortheast NE

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