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 Wednesday, August 14, 2013 at 15:56:00 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: 52%
|Previous phase||First Quarter||Wednesday, August 14, 2013 at 10:58 AM|
|Next phase||Full Moon||Wednesday, August 21, 2013 at 1:46 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, August 14, 2013 at 15:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.30 meters/second, 1531.1 km/hour, 951.4 miles/hour or 826.7 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' 26.3"||15.86 mi||west||0° 00' 05.5"||0.10 mi||south||15.86 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 22.4"||951.07 mi||west||0° 05' 25.3"||6.21 mi||south||950.85 mi|
|24 hours||13° 44' 55.7"||905.60 mi||east||1° 38' 56.0"||113.41 mi||south||908.39 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Harare||Wed 5:56 PM||69 km||43 miles||37 nm||E|
|Chitungwiza||Wed 5:56 PM||72 km||45 miles||39 nm||ESE|
|Gweru||Wed 5:56 PM||194 km||120 miles||105 nm||SSW|
|Masvingo||Wed 5:56 PM||256 km||159 miles||138 nm||S|
|Mutare||Wed 5:56 PM||272 km||169 miles||147 nm||ESE|
|Bulawayo||Wed 5:56 PM||324 km||201 miles||175 nm||SW|
|Lusaka||Wed 5:56 PM||347 km||216 miles||187 nm||NW|
|Kabwe||Wed 5:56 PM||425 km||264 miles||230 nm||NNW|
|Francistown||Wed 5:56 PM||482 km||299 miles||260 nm||SW|
|Chipata||Wed 5:56 PM||518 km||322 miles||280 nm||NNE|
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