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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, May 2, 2013 at 4:14:00 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: 53%

Previous phaseFull MoonThursday, April 25, 2013 at 7:59 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterThursday, May 2, 2013 at 11:16 AM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, May 2, 2013 at 04:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 10' South, Longitude: 25° 25' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.68 meters/second, 1568.4 km/hour, 974.6 miles/hour or 846.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.9"16.24 miWest0° 00' 09.2"0.18 miNorth16.24 mi
1 hour14° 28' 03.4"974.44 miWest0° 09' 16.8"10.63 miNorth974.80 mi
24 hours12° 27' 01.9"838.61 miEast3° 58' 45.6"273.52 miNorth887.89 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LubumbashiThu 6:14 AM279 km174 miles151 nmNortheast NE
KitweThu 6:14 AM306 km190 miles165 nmEast E
MonguThu 6:14 AM339 km211 miles183 nmSouthwest SW
NdolaThu 6:14 AM349 km217 miles188 nmEast E
KabweThu 6:14 AM357 km222 miles193 nmEast-southeast ESE
LusakaThu 6:14 AM396 km246 miles214 nmSoutheast SE
LuenaThu 5:14 AM618 km384 miles334 nmWest-northwest WNW
KasamaThu 6:14 AM708 km440 miles383 nmEast-northeast ENE
ChipataThu 6:14 AM784 km487 miles423 nmEast E
MaunThu 6:14 AM785 km488 miles424 nmSouth-southwest SSW

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