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, July 21, 2013 at 21:00:00 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: 99%
|Previous phase||First Quarter||Tuesday, July 16, 2013 at 3:19 AM|
|Next phase||Full Moon||Monday, July 22, 2013 at 6:16 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, July 21, 2013 at 21:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
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:
|Time||Longitude difference||Latitude difference||Total|
|1 minute||0° 14' 23.0"||15.78 mi||west||0° 00' 06.0"||0.12 mi||north||15.78 mi|
|1 hour||14° 23' 08.1"||946.73 mi||west||0° 06' 06.2"||7.00 mi||north||947.03 mi|
|24 hours||14° 29' 41.6"||953.92 mi||east||3° 00' 08.6"||206.47 mi||north||983.46 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Mutare||Sun 11:00 PM||116 km||72 miles||63 nm||SSE|
|Harare||Sun 11:00 PM||143 km||89 miles||77 nm||W|
|Masvingo||Sun 11:00 PM||286 km||178 miles||155 nm||SW|
|Gweru||Sun 11:00 PM||319 km||198 miles||172 nm||WSW|
|Beira||Sun 11:00 PM||331 km||205 miles||179 nm||SE|
|Blantyre||Sun 11:00 PM||367 km||228 miles||198 nm||NE|
|Lilongwe||Sun 11:00 PM||463 km||288 miles||250 nm||NNE|
|Bulawayo||Sun 11:00 PM||469 km||292 miles||254 nm||WSW|
|Chipata||Sun 11:00 PM||478 km||297 miles||258 nm||N|
|Lusaka||Sun 11:00 PM||521 km||324 miles||281 nm||WNW|
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