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 Tuesday, April 3, 2012 at 21:08:00 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: 88%
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, April 3, 2012 at 21:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||5° 11' ||North|
|Longitude: ||4° 24' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.29 meters/second, 1606.7 km/hour, 998.3 miles/hour or 867.5 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' 29.3"||16.64 mi||west||0° 00' 12.7"||0.24 mi||south||16.64 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 23.2"||998.26 mi||west||0° 12' 50.8"||14.71 mi||south||998.53 mi|
|24 hours||12° 22' 34.8"||852.66 mi||east||5° 18' 10.0"||364.38 mi||south||929.41 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Lagos||Tue 10:08 PM||184 km||114 miles||99 nm|| NW|
|Benin City||Tue 10:08 PM||187 km||116 miles||101 nm|| NE|
|Porto Novo||Tue 10:08 PM||232 km||144 miles||125 nm|| NW|
|Abeokuta||Tue 10:08 PM||248 km||154 miles||134 nm|| NNW|
|Ibadan||Tue 10:08 PM||249 km||155 miles||135 nm|| NNW|
|Cotonou||Tue 10:08 PM||255 km||158 miles||138 nm|| WNW|
|Port Harcourt||Tue 10:08 PM||292 km||181 miles||157 nm|| E|
|Owerri||Tue 10:08 PM||293 km||182 miles||158 nm|| E|
|Lome||Tue 9:08 PM||368 km||229 miles||199 nm|| WNW|
|Enugu||Tue 10:08 PM||372 km||231 miles||201 nm|| ENE|
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