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 7:57 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 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|
|Diego Garcia||Mon 1:58 PM||1588 km||987 miles||857 nm||NE|
|Antananarivo||Mon 10:58 AM||1707 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|
|Male||Mon 12:58 PM||2768 km||1720 miles||1495 nm||NNE|
|Dar es Salaam||Mon 10:58 AM||2964 km||1842 miles||1600 nm||WNW|
|Mogadishu||Mon 10:58 AM||3068 km||1906 miles||1656 nm||NW|
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