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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 Saturday, October 12, 2013 at 16:10:00 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: 58%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterFriday, October 11, 2013 at 11:04 PM
Next phaseFull MoonFriday, October 18, 2013 at 11:39 PM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, October 12, 2013 at 16:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 17' South, Longitude: 36° 03' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.99 meters/second, 1551.6 km/hour, 964.1 miles/hour or 837.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.6"16.07 miwest0° 00' 07.5"0.14 minorth16.07 mi
1 hour14° 26' 44.1"963.90 miwest0° 07' 34.5"8.68 minorth964.23 mi
24 hours13° 04' 44.5"872.75 mieast3° 25' 11.6"235.10 minorth910.20 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
ZombaSat 6:10 PM78 km48 miles42 nmWest W
BlantyreSat 6:10 PM124 km77 miles67 nmWest-southwest WSW
LilongweSat 6:10 PM284 km176 miles153 nmWest-northwest WNW
NampulaSat 6:10 PM346 km215 miles187 nmEast E
ChipataSat 6:10 PM409 km254 miles221 nmWest-northwest WNW
MzuzuSat 6:10 PM477 km296 miles258 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BeiraSat 6:10 PM519 km323 miles280 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MutareSat 6:10 PM544 km338 miles294 nmSouthwest SW
HarareSat 6:10 PM603 km375 miles325 nmWest-southwest WSW
ChitungwizaSat 6:10 PM611 km380 miles330 nmWest-southwest WSW
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