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 Thursday, December 5, 2013 at 12:32:00 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: 9%
|Previous phase||New Moon||Tuesday, December 3, 2013 at 12:23 AM|
|Next phase||First Quarter||Monday, December 9, 2013 at 3:12 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, December 5, 2013 at 12:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.27 meters/second, 1531.0 km/hour, 951.3 miles/hour or 826.7 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' 23.8"||15.85 mi||west||0° 00' 06.0"||0.12 mi||north||15.86 mi|
|1 hour||14° 23' 56.1"||951.09 mi||west||0° 06' 04.8"||6.97 mi||north||951.38 mi|
|24 hours||14° 06' 52.4"||932.31 mi||east||2° 56' 04.6"||201.78 mi||north||960.73 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Lusaka||Thu 2:32 PM||267 km||166 miles||144 nm||NE|
|Kabwe||Thu 2:32 PM||366 km||227 miles||198 nm||NNE|
|Bulawayo||Thu 2:32 PM||376 km||233 miles||203 nm||SSE|
|Gweru||Thu 2:32 PM||409 km||254 miles||221 nm||SE|
|Francistown||Thu 2:32 PM||439 km||273 miles||237 nm||S|
|Mongu||Thu 2:32 PM||440 km||273 miles||238 nm||WNW|
|Maun||Thu 2:32 PM||458 km||285 miles||247 nm||SW|
|Harare||Thu 2:32 PM||467 km||290 miles||252 nm||E|
|Ndola||Thu 2:32 PM||520 km||323 miles||281 nm||NNE|
|Kitwe||Thu 2:32 PM||521 km||324 miles||281 nm||NNE|
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