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 09:52:00 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 09:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||18° 34' ||South|
|Longitude: ||35° 50' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.43 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:
|Time||Longitude difference||Latitude difference||Total|
|1 minute||0° 14' 32.4"||15.90 mi||west||0° 00' 10.3"||0.20 mi||north||15.90 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 29.7"||953.65 mi||west||0° 10' 26.0"||11.96 mi||north||954.21 mi|
|24 hours||10° 47' 53.3"||708.24 mi||east||4° 31' 37.9"||311.32 mi||north||781.50 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Beira||Mon 11:52 AM||175 km||109 miles||95 nm|| SW|
|Blantyre||Mon 11:52 AM||320 km||199 miles||173 nm|| NNW|
|Mutare||Mon 11:52 AM||337 km||210 miles||182 nm|| W|
|Harare||Mon 11:52 AM||512 km||318 miles||277 nm|| W|
|Nampula||Mon 11:52 AM||529 km||328 miles||285 nm|| NE|
|Lilongwe||Mon 11:52 AM||552 km||343 miles||298 nm|| NNW|
|Lusaka||Mon 11:52 AM||884 km||549 miles||477 nm|| WNW|
|Maputo||Mon 11:52 AM||885 km||550 miles||478 nm|| SSW|
|Francistown||Mon 11:52 AM||918 km||570 miles||496 nm|| WSW|
|Mbabane||Mon 11:52 AM||985 km||612 miles||532 nm|| SSW|
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