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 Friday, April 5, 2013 at 06:18:00 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: 28%
|Previous phase||Third Quarter||Wednesday, April 3, 2013 at 4:37 AM|
|Next phase||New Moon||Wednesday, April 10, 2013 at 9:36 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Friday, April 5, 2013 at 06:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.93 meters/second, 1576.5 km/hour, 979.6 miles/hour or 851.3 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' 28.8"||16.33 mi||west||0° 00' 09.7"||0.19 mi||north||16.33 mi|
|1 hour||14° 28' 46.9"||979.47 mi||west||0° 09' 43.2"||11.14 mi||north||979.83 mi|
|24 hours||12° 14' 03.6"||827.61 mi||east||4° 07' 55.7"||284.00 mi||north||880.31 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Lubumbashi||Fri 8:18 AM||277 km||172 miles||150 nm||E|
|Kitwe||Fri 8:18 AM||362 km||225 miles||196 nm||ESE|
|Mongu||Fri 8:18 AM||406 km||253 miles||219 nm||SSW|
|Ndola||Fri 8:18 AM||410 km||255 miles||221 nm||ESE|
|Kabwe||Fri 8:18 AM||460 km||286 miles||248 nm||SE|
|Lusaka||Fri 8:18 AM||515 km||320 miles||278 nm||SE|
|Luena||Fri 7:18 AM||552 km||343 miles||298 nm||W|
|Lucapa||Fri 7:18 AM||614 km||382 miles||332 nm||NW|
|Mbuji-Mayi||Fri 8:18 AM||675 km||419 miles||364 nm||NNW|
|Kasama||Fri 8:18 AM||710 km||441 miles||383 nm||ENE|
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