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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 Sunday, July 21, 2013 at 21:00:00 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: 99%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterTuesday, July 16, 2013 at 3:20 AM
Next phaseFull MoonMonday, July 22, 2013 at 6:17 PM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, July 21, 2013 at 21:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 57' South, Longitude: 32° 40' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.30 meters/second, 1523.9 km/hour, 946.9 miles/hour or 822.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 23.0"15.78 miwest0° 00' 06.0"0.12 minorth15.78 mi
1 hour14° 23' 08.1"946.65 miwest0° 06' 06.1"6.99 minorth946.95 mi
24 hours14° 29' 43.1"953.87 mieast3° 00' 05.4"206.40 minorth983.39 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MutareSun 11:00 PM113 km70 miles61 nmSouth S
ChitungwizaSun 11:00 PM171 km106 miles92 nmWest W
HarareSun 11:00 PM172 km107 miles93 nmWest W
MasvingoSun 11:00 PM303 km188 miles164 nmSouthwest SW
BeiraSun 11:00 PM309 km192 miles167 nmSoutheast SE
GweruSun 11:00 PM343 km213 miles185 nmWest-southwest WSW
BlantyreSun 11:00 PM346 km215 miles187 nmNortheast NE
LilongweSun 11:00 PM455 km283 miles246 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ChipataSun 11:00 PM477 km297 miles258 nmNorth N
BulawayoSun 11:00 PM494 km307 miles267 nmWest-southwest WSW
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