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 07:38:00 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: 21%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, October 11, 2012 at 07:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||8° 48' ||North|
|Longitude: ||8° 59' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.62 meters/second, 1597.0 km/hour, 992.4 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' 54.4"||992.28 mi||west||0° 10' 51.8"||12.44 mi||south||992.60 mi|
|24 hours||11° 43' 06.3"||801.11 mi||east||4° 35' 04.2"||315.05 mi||south||864.64 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Abuja||Thu 8:38 AM||202 km||126 miles||109 nm|| WNW|
|Kaduna||Thu 8:38 AM||255 km||158 miles||137 nm|| NW|
|Enugu||Thu 8:38 AM||306 km||190 miles||165 nm|| SSW|
|Bamenda||Thu 8:38 AM||340 km||211 miles||184 nm|| SSE|
|Kano||Thu 8:38 AM||357 km||222 miles||193 nm|| N|
|Owerri||Thu 8:38 AM||425 km||264 miles||230 nm|| SSW|
|Uyo||Thu 8:38 AM||433 km||269 miles||234 nm|| SSW|
|Benin City||Thu 8:38 AM||460 km||286 miles||248 nm|| SW|
|Garoua||Thu 8:38 AM||489 km||304 miles||264 nm|| E|
|Port Harcourt||Thu 8:38 AM||492 km||306 miles||266 nm|| SSW|
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