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 Thursday, October 11, 2012 at 07:28:00 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: 22%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, October 11, 2012 at 07:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||8° 50' ||North|
|Longitude: ||11° 24' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.59 meters/second, 1596.9 km/hour, 992.3 miles/hour or 862.3 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' 30.8"||16.54 mi||west||0° 00' 10.7"||0.21 mi||south||16.54 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 54.6"||992.20 mi||west||0° 10' 51.1"||12.43 mi||south||992.52 mi|
|24 hours||11° 43' 01.5"||800.96 mi||east||4° 34' 52.4"||314.83 mi||south||864.42 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Jalingo||Thu 8:28 AM||8 km||5 miles||4 nm|| NNW|
|Garoua||Thu 8:28 AM||226 km||140 miles||122 nm|| ENE|
|Makurdi||Thu 8:28 AM||339 km||211 miles||183 nm|| WSW|
|Bamenda||Thu 8:28 AM||347 km||215 miles||187 nm|| SSW|
|Maiduguri||Thu 8:28 AM||383 km||238 miles||207 nm|| NNE|
|Abuja||Thu 8:28 AM||466 km||289 miles||251 nm|| W|
|Kano||Thu 8:28 AM||472 km||293 miles||255 nm|| NW|
|Kaduna||Thu 8:28 AM||473 km||294 miles||256 nm|| WNW|
|Zaria||Thu 8:28 AM||474 km||295 miles||256 nm|| WNW|
|Enugu||Thu 8:28 AM||503 km||313 miles||272 nm|| WSW|
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