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, May 2, 2013 at 04:14:00 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: 53%
|Previous phase||Full Moon||Thursday, April 25, 2013 at 7:58 PM|
|Next phase||Third Quarter||Thursday, May 2, 2013 at 11:15 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, May 2, 2013 at 04:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.69 meters/second, 1568.5 km/hour, 974.6 miles/hour or 846.9 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' 27.9"||16.24 mi||west||0° 00' 09.2"||0.18 mi||north||16.24 mi|
|1 hour||14° 28' 03.5"||974.52 mi||west||0° 09' 16.9"||10.63 mi||north||974.88 mi|
|24 hours||12° 27' 00.2"||838.65 mi||east||3° 58' 47.1"||273.56 mi||north||887.94 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Lubumbashi||Thu 6:14 AM||303 km||188 miles||164 nm||ENE|
|Mongu||Thu 6:14 AM||319 km||198 miles||172 nm||SW|
|Kitwe||Thu 6:14 AM||335 km||208 miles||181 nm||E|
|Ndola||Thu 6:14 AM||378 km||235 miles||204 nm||E|
|Kabwe||Thu 6:14 AM||384 km||238 miles||207 nm||ESE|
|Lusaka||Thu 6:14 AM||419 km||260 miles||226 nm||SE|
|Luena||Thu 5:14 AM||590 km||366 miles||318 nm||WNW|
|Kasama||Thu 6:14 AM||734 km||456 miles||397 nm||ENE|
|Rundu||Thu 5:14 AM||781 km||485 miles||422 nm||SW|
|Mbuji-Mayi||Thu 6:14 AM||798 km||496 miles||431 nm||NNW|
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