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 Monday, January 26, 2009 at 07:58:00 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.
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 7:56 AM|
|Next phase||First Quarter||Monday, February 2, 2009 at 11:13 PM|
|Next phase||Full Moon||Monday, February 9, 2009 at 2:49 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, 952.0 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' 24.4"||951.65 mi||west||0° 10' 16.5"||11.78 mi||north||952.20 mi|
|24 hours||10° 49' 50.5"||708.95 mi||east||4° 28' 13.9"||307.41 mi||north||780.69 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Port Louis *||Mon 12:58 PM||641 km||398 miles||346 nm||WSW|
|Saint-Denis||Mon 11:58 AM||866 km||538 miles||468 nm||WSW|
|Diego Garcia||Mon 1:58 PM||1605 km||997 miles||867 nm||NE|
|Antananarivo||Mon 10:58 AM||1679 km||1043 miles||906 nm||W|
|Victoria||Mon 11:58 AM||1802 km||1120 miles||973 nm||NNW|
|Moroni||Mon 10:58 AM||2308 km||1434 miles||1246 nm||WNW|
|Amsterdam Island||Mon 12:58 PM||2504 km||1556 miles||1352 nm||SSE|
|Male||Mon 12:58 PM||2779 km||1727 miles||1501 nm||NNE|
|Dar es Salaam||Mon 10:58 AM||2938 km||1826 miles||1586 nm||WNW|
|Mogadishu||Mon 10:58 AM||3048 km||1894 miles||1646 nm||NW|
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