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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 Friday, September 13, 2013 at 17:02:00 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: 61%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterThursday, September 12, 2013 at 5:10 PM
Next phaseFull MoonThursday, September 19, 2013 at 11:15 AM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, September 13, 2013 at 17:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 08' South, Longitude: 26° 06' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.26 meters/second, 1516.5 km/hour, 942.3 miles/hour or 818.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 24.8"15.71 miwest0° 00' 02.9"0.06 minorth15.71 mi
1 hour14° 24' 54.4"942.07 miwest0° 02' 58.6"3.41 minorth942.22 mi
24 hours13° 57' 36.2"912.35 mieast1° 45' 48.8"121.29 minorth925.04 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
FrancistownFri 7:02 PM270 km168 miles146 nmSouth-southeast SSE
BulawayoFri 7:02 PM284 km177 miles154 nmEast-southeast ESE
MaunFri 7:02 PM296 km184 miles160 nmWest-southwest WSW
SeroweFri 7:02 PM365 km227 miles197 nmSouth S
GweruFri 7:02 PM393 km244 miles212 nmEast E
LusakaFri 7:02 PM473 km294 miles255 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MasvingoFri 7:02 PM508 km316 miles274 nmEast-southeast ESE
MonguFri 7:02 PM531 km330 miles287 nmNorthwest NW
ChitungwizaFri 7:02 PM538 km334 miles291 nmEast-northeast ENE
HarareFri 7:02 PM543 km337 miles293 nmEast-northeast ENE

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