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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 Moon symbol symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun Sun symbol symbolizes the position of the sun.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

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Moon phase

The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth

Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%

This phaseNew MoonMonday, January 26, 2009 at 7:56 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterMonday, February 2, 2009 at 11:13 PM
Next phaseFull MoonMonday, 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 Latitude: 18° 53' South, Longitude: 63° 27' East

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:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.4"15.87 miwest0° 00' 10.2"0.20 minorth15.87 mi
1 hour14° 32' 24.4"951.71 miwest0° 10' 16.5"11.78 minorth952.27 mi
24 hours10° 49' 50.5"709.00 mieast4° 28' 13.9"307.44 minorth780.74 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Port Louis *Mon 12:58 PM641 km398 miles346 nmWest-southwest WSW
Saint-DenisMon 11:58 AM866 km538 miles468 nmWest-southwest WSW
Diego GarciaMon 1:58 PM1605 km997 miles867 nmNortheast NE
AntananarivoMon 10:58 AM1679 km1043 miles906 nmWest W
VictoriaMon 11:58 AM1802 km1120 miles973 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MoroniMon 10:58 AM2304 km1431 miles1244 nmWest-northwest WNW
Amsterdam IslandMon 12:58 PM2504 km1556 miles1352 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MaleMon 12:58 PM2779 km1727 miles1501 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Dar es SalaamMon 10:58 AM2938 km1826 miles1586 nmWest-northwest WNW
MogadishuMon 10:58 AM3048 km1894 miles1646 nmNorthwest NW
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