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 Friday, September 13, 2013 at 17:02:00 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: 61%
|Previous phase||First Quarter||Thursday, September 12, 2013 at 5:10 PM|
|Next phase||Full Moon||Thursday, 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
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:
|Time||Longitude difference||Latitude difference||Total|
|1 minute||0° 14' 24.8"||15.71 mi||west||0° 00' 02.9"||0.06 mi||north||15.71 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 54.4"||942.07 mi||west||0° 02' 58.6"||3.41 mi||north||942.22 mi|
|24 hours||13° 57' 36.2"||912.35 mi||east||1° 45' 48.8"||121.29 mi||north||925.04 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Francistown||Fri 7:02 PM||270 km||168 miles||146 nm||SSE|
|Bulawayo||Fri 7:02 PM||284 km||177 miles||154 nm||ESE|
|Maun||Fri 7:02 PM||296 km||184 miles||160 nm||WSW|
|Serowe||Fri 7:02 PM||365 km||227 miles||197 nm||S|
|Gweru||Fri 7:02 PM||393 km||244 miles||212 nm||E|
|Lusaka||Fri 7:02 PM||473 km||294 miles||255 nm||NNE|
|Masvingo||Fri 7:02 PM||508 km||316 miles||274 nm||ESE|
|Mongu||Fri 7:02 PM||531 km||330 miles||287 nm||NW|
|Chitungwiza||Fri 7:02 PM||538 km||334 miles||291 nm||ENE|
|Harare||Fri 7:02 PM||543 km||337 miles||293 nm||ENE|
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