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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 7:57 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterMonday, February 2, 2009 at 11:14 PM
Next phaseFull MoonMonday, 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 Latitude: 18° 54' South, Longitude: 63° 43' East

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:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.4"15.86 miwest0° 00' 10.2"0.20 minorth15.87 mi
1 hour14° 32' 24.3"951.63 miwest0° 10' 16.4"11.78 minorth952.18 mi
24 hours10° 49' 51.6"708.96 mieast4° 28' 11.9"307.38 minorth780.68 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Port Mathurin (Rodrigues) *Mon 12:58 PM93 km58 miles50 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Port Louis *Mon 12:58 PM668 km415 miles361 nmWest-southwest WSW
Saint-DenisMon 11:58 AM893 km555 miles482 nmWest-southwest WSW
Diego GarciaMon 1:58 PM1588 km987 miles857 nmNortheast NE
AntananarivoMon 10:58 AM1707 km1060 miles921 nmWest W
VictoriaMon 11:58 AM1817 km1129 miles981 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MoroniMon 10:58 AM2335 km1451 miles1261 nmWest-northwest WNW
Amsterdam IslandMon 12:58 PM2490 km1547 miles1345 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MaleMon 12:58 PM2768 km1720 miles1495 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Dar es SalaamMon 10:58 AM2964 km1842 miles1600 nmWest-northwest WNW
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