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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.

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

UTC time = Monday, January 26, 2009 at 9:40:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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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%

Previous phaseNew MoonMonday, January 26, 2009 at 7:57 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterMonday, February 2, 2009 at 11:14 PM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, January 26, 2009 at 09:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 36' South, Longitude: 39° 00' East

The ground speed is currently 426.33 meters/second, 1534.8 kilometres/hour, 953.7 miles/hour or 828.7 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude DifferenceLatitude DifferenceTotal
LaterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.4"15.89 miWest0° 00' 10.3"0.20 miNorth15.89 mi
1 hour14° 32' 29.1"953.36 miWest0° 10' 25.0"11.94 miNorth953.92 mi
24 hours10° 48' 06.5"708.27 miEast4° 31' 14.6"310.86 miNorth781.36 mi

Locations with the Moon near zenith

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

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LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
NampulaMon 11:40 AM387 km240 miles209 nmNorth N
BeiraMon 11:40 AM459 km285 miles248 nmWest-southwest WSW
BlantyreMon 11:40 AM527 km328 miles285 nmNorthwest NW
ZombaMon 11:40 AM528 km328 miles285 nmNorthwest NW
PembaMon 11:40 AM644 km400 miles348 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MutareMon 11:40 AM670 km416 miles362 nmWest W
ToliaraMon 12:40 PM715 km444 miles386 nmSoutheast SE
LilongweMon 11:40 AM757 km470 miles409 nmNorthwest NW
HarareMon 11:40 AM846 km525 miles457 nmWest W
AntsirabeMon 12:40 PM856 km532 miles462 nmEast E

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