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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 9:52:00 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 09:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 34' South, Longitude: 36° 06' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.42 meters/second, 1535.1 km/hour, 953.9 miles/hour or 828.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.4"15.90 miWest0° 00' 10.3"0.20 miNorth15.90 mi
1 hour14° 32' 29.7"953.56 miWest0° 10' 26.0"11.96 miNorth954.12 mi
24 hours10° 47' 54.3"708.19 miEast4° 31' 35.9"311.26 miNorth781.44 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BeiraMon 11:52 AM193 km120 miles104 nmSouthwest SW
BlantyreMon 11:52 AM329 km204 miles178 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MutareMon 11:52 AM365 km227 miles197 nmWest W
NampulaMon 11:52 AM510 km317 miles275 nmNortheast NE
ChitungwizaMon 11:52 AM537 km334 miles290 nmWest W
HarareMon 11:52 AM540 km336 miles292 nmWest W
LilongweMon 11:52 AM564 km351 miles305 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MasvingoMon 11:52 AM578 km359 miles312 nmWest-southwest WSW
ChipataMon 11:52 AM658 km409 miles355 nmNorthwest NW
GweruMon 11:52 AM668 km415 miles361 nmWest W

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