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.
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- The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Monday, January 26, 2009 at 09:40:00 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%
Position of the Moon
On Monday, January 26, 2009 at 09:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|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:
|Time||Longitude difference||Latitude difference||Total|
|1 minute||0° 14' 32.4"||15.89 mi||west||0° 00' 10.3"||0.20 mi||north||15.90 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 29.2"||953.44 mi||west||0° 10' 25.0"||11.94 mi||north||954.00 mi|
|24 hours||10° 48' 05.5"||708.32 mi||east||4° 31' 16.6"||310.92 mi||north||781.42 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Nampula||Mon 11:40 AM||389 km||242 miles||210 nm|| N|
|Beira||Mon 11:40 AM||432 km||269 miles||233 nm|| WSW|
|Blantyre||Mon 11:40 AM||504 km||313 miles||272 nm|| NW|
|Mutare||Mon 11:40 AM||642 km||399 miles||347 nm|| W|
|Lilongwe||Mon 11:40 AM||736 km||457 miles||397 nm|| NW|
|Harare||Mon 11:40 AM||818 km||508 miles||441 nm|| W|
|Antsirabe||Mon 12:40 PM||883 km||549 miles||477 nm|| E|
|Moroni||Mon 12:40 PM||911 km||566 miles||492 nm|| NNE|
|Antananarivo||Mon 12:40 PM||926 km||576 miles||500 nm|| E|
|Mutsamudu||Mon 12:40 PM||936 km||582 miles||505 nm|| NE|
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