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 Friday, January 13, 2012 at 02:48:00 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.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 84%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, January 13, 2012 at 02:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||3° 06' ||North|
|Longitude: ||5° 09' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.00 meters/second, 1612.8 km/hour, 1002.1 miles/hour or 870.8 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' 30.4"||16.70 mi||west||0° 00' 13.1"||0.25 mi||south||16.70 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 26.8"||1002.09 mi||west||0° 13' 07.2"||15.03 mi||south||1002.31 mi|
|24 hours||11° 51' 04.1"||818.61 mi||east||5° 17' 59.2"||364.17 mi||south||896.76 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Port Harcourt||Fri 3:48 AM||280 km||174 miles||151 nm|| NE|
|Owerri||Fri 3:48 AM||337 km||209 miles||182 nm|| NE|
|São Tomé||Fri 2:48 AM||352 km||219 miles||190 nm|| SSE|
|Benin City||Fri 3:48 AM||362 km||225 miles||196 nm|| N|
|Uyo||Fri 3:48 AM||376 km||233 miles||203 nm|| NE|
|Malabo||Fri 3:48 AM||412 km||256 miles||223 nm|| E|
|Lagos||Fri 3:48 AM||422 km||262 miles||228 nm|| NNW|
|Enugu||Fri 3:48 AM||454 km||282 miles||245 nm|| NE|
|Porto Novo||Fri 3:48 AM||459 km||285 miles||248 nm|| NW|
|Cotonou||Fri 3:48 AM||471 km||293 miles||254 nm|| NW|
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