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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%

Previous phaseNew MoonMonday, January 26, 2009 at 7:56 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterMonday, February 2, 2009 at 11:13 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: 38° 44' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.34 meters/second, 1534.8 km/hour, 953.7 miles/hour or 828.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.4"15.89 miwest0° 00' 10.3"0.20 minorth15.90 mi
1 hour14° 32' 29.2"953.44 miwest0° 10' 25.0"11.94 minorth954.00 mi
24 hours10° 48' 05.5"708.32 mieast4° 31' 16.6"310.92 minorth781.42 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
NampulaMon 11:40 AM389 km242 miles210 nmNorth N
BeiraMon 11:40 AM432 km269 miles233 nmWest-southwest WSW
BlantyreMon 11:40 AM504 km313 miles272 nmNorthwest NW
MutareMon 11:40 AM642 km399 miles347 nmWest W
LilongweMon 11:40 AM736 km457 miles397 nmNorthwest NW
HarareMon 11:40 AM818 km508 miles441 nmWest W
MasvingoMon 11:40 AM846 km526 miles457 nmWest-southwest WSW
ChipataMon 11:40 AM851 km529 miles460 nmNorthwest NW
FomboniMon 12:40 PM881 km548 miles476 nmNortheast NE
AntsirabeMon 12:40 PM883 km549 miles477 nmEast E
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