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, October 11, 2013 at 16:02:00 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: 47%
|Previous phase||New Moon||Saturday, October 5, 2013 at 12:35 AM|
|Next phase||First Quarter||Friday, October 11, 2013 at 11:03 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Friday, October 11, 2013 at 16:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.85 meters/second, 1529.5 km/hour, 950.4 miles/hour or 825.8 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' 25.5"||15.84 mi||west||0° 00' 05.0"||0.10 mi||north||15.84 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 39.7"||950.20 mi||west||0° 05' 04.1"||5.81 mi||north||950.45 mi|
|24 hours||13° 32' 20.8"||891.71 mi||east||2° 31' 22.1"||173.49 mi||north||914.31 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Mongu||Fri 6:02 PM||303 km||188 miles||163 nm||NNW|
|Rundu *||Fri 6:02 PM||466 km||290 miles||252 nm||W|
|Francistown||Fri 6:02 PM||511 km||317 miles||276 nm||SE|
|Lusaka||Fri 6:02 PM||514 km||319 miles||277 nm||ENE|
|Bulawayo||Fri 6:02 PM||532 km||331 miles||287 nm||ESE|
|Kabwe||Fri 6:02 PM||592 km||368 miles||320 nm||NE|
|Gweru||Fri 6:02 PM||623 km||387 miles||337 nm||ESE|
|Kitwe||Fri 6:02 PM||705 km||438 miles||381 nm||NE|
|Harare||Fri 6:02 PM||730 km||454 miles||394 nm||E|
|Molepolole||Fri 6:02 PM||742 km||461 miles||401 nm||S|
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