Moon Light World Map
The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.
UTC time = Monday, January 26, 2009 at 7:58:00 AM.
= The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.
= The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).
The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth
Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%
|This phase||New Moon||Monday, January 26, 2009 at 7:57 AM|
|Next phase||First Quarter||Monday, February 2, 2009 at 11:14 PM|
|Next phase||Full Moon||Monday, February 9, 2009 at 2:50 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Monday, January 26, 2009 at 07:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.56 meters/second, 1532.0 km/hour, 951.9 miles/hour or 827.2 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' 32.4"||15.86 mi||West||0° 00' 10.2"||0.20 mi||North||15.87 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 24.3"||951.63 mi||West||0° 10' 16.4"||11.78 mi||North||952.18 mi|
|24 hours||10° 49' 51.6"||708.96 mi||East||4° 28' 11.9"||307.38 mi||North||780.68 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Port Mathurin (Rodrigues) *||Mon 12:58 PM||93 km||58 miles||50 nm||SSW|
|Port Louis *||Mon 12:58 PM||668 km||415 miles||361 nm||WSW|
|Saint-Denis||Mon 11:58 AM||893 km||555 miles||482 nm||WSW|
|Saint-Pierre||Mon 11:58 AM||904 km||561 miles||488 nm||WSW|
|Saint-Paul||Mon 11:58 AM||915 km||568 miles||494 nm||WSW|
|Diego Garcia||Mon 1:58 PM||1590 km||988 miles||859 nm||NE|
|Antananarivo||Mon 10:58 AM||1706 km||1060 miles||921 nm||W|
|Victoria||Mon 11:58 AM||1817 km||1129 miles||981 nm||NNW|
|Moroni||Mon 10:58 AM||2335 km||1451 miles||1261 nm||WNW|
|Amsterdam Island||Mon 12:58 PM||2490 km||1547 miles||1345 nm||SSE|
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