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 Saturday, October 12, 2013 at 16:50:00 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: 59%
|Previous phase||First Quarter||Friday, October 11, 2013 at 11:03 PM|
|Next phase||Full Moon||Friday, October 18, 2013 at 11:38 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, October 12, 2013 at 16:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.18 meters/second, 1552.3 km/hour, 964.5 miles/hour or 838.1 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' 26.6"||16.07 mi||west||0° 00' 07.5"||0.15 mi||north||16.08 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 46.1"||964.34 mi||west||0° 07' 38.3"||8.75 mi||north||964.67 mi|
|24 hours||13° 03' 55.8"||872.20 mi||east||3° 26' 30.9"||236.62 mi||north||910.06 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Lusaka||Sat 6:50 PM||231 km||143 miles||124 nm||E|
|Kabwe||Sat 6:50 PM||262 km||163 miles||142 nm||ENE|
|Mongu||Sat 6:50 PM||323 km||201 miles||175 nm||W|
|Kitwe||Sat 6:50 PM||347 km||215 miles||187 nm||NE|
|Ndola||Sat 6:50 PM||364 km||226 miles||197 nm||NE|
|Lubumbashi||Sat 6:50 PM||417 km||259 miles||225 nm||NNE|
|Harare||Sat 6:50 PM||599 km||372 miles||323 nm||ESE|
|Maun||Sat 6:50 PM||605 km||376 miles||327 nm||SSW|
|Bulawayo||Sat 6:50 PM||606 km||377 miles||327 nm||SSE|
|Chitungwiza||Sat 6:50 PM||608 km||378 miles||328 nm||ESE|
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