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 Sunday, May 26, 2013 at 23:32:00 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: 95%
|Previous phase||Full Moon||Saturday, May 25, 2013 at 4:25 AM|
|Next phase||Third Quarter||Friday, May 31, 2013 at 6:59 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, May 26, 2013 at 23:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 418.54 meters/second, 1506.8 km/hour, 936.3 miles/hour or 813.6 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' 22.5"||15.61 mi||west||0° 00' 02.7"||0.05 mi||north||15.61 mi|
|1 hour||14° 22' 30.6"||936.06 mi||west||0° 02' 53.8"||3.32 mi||north||936.21 mi|
|24 hours||14° 44' 44.4"||960.17 mi||east||1° 47' 55.1"||123.72 mi||north||973.30 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Mutare||Mon 1:32 AM||115 km||71 miles||62 nm||NW|
|Beira||Mon 1:32 AM||151 km||94 miles||81 nm||E|
|Masvingo||Mon 1:32 AM||271 km||169 miles||147 nm||W|
|Harare||Mon 1:32 AM||326 km||202 miles||176 nm||NW|
|Gweru||Mon 1:32 AM||377 km||234 miles||204 nm||W|
|Blantyre||Mon 1:32 AM||469 km||292 miles||253 nm||NNE|
|Bulawayo||Mon 1:32 AM||506 km||315 miles||273 nm||W|
|Polokwane||Mon 1:32 AM||615 km||382 miles||332 nm||SW|
|Francistown||Mon 1:32 AM||635 km||394 miles||343 nm||WSW|
|Lilongwe||Mon 1:32 AM||638 km||396 miles||344 nm||N|
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