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, January 1, 2013 at 02:08:00 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, January 1, 2013 at 02:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||9° 21' ||North|
|Longitude: ||9° 24' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.74 meters/second, 1597.5 km/hour, 992.6 miles/hour or 862.6 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"||16.54 mi||west||0° 00' 10.0"||0.19 mi||south||16.54 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 28.9"||992.55 mi||west||0° 10' 04.6"||11.54 mi||south||992.86 mi|
|24 hours||10° 59' 03.6"||749.78 mi||east||4° 13' 31.4"||290.38 mi||south||807.64 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Makurdi||Tue 3:08 AM||203 km||126 miles||109 nm|| SSW|
|Jalingo||Tue 3:08 AM||221 km||138 miles||120 nm|| ESE|
|Abuja||Tue 3:08 AM||245 km||152 miles||132 nm|| W|
|Kaduna||Tue 3:08 AM||251 km||156 miles||135 nm|| WNW|
|Zaria||Tue 3:08 AM||265 km||165 miles||143 nm|| NW|
|Kano||Tue 3:08 AM||308 km||192 miles||166 nm|| NNW|
|Enugu||Tue 3:08 AM||382 km||238 miles||206 nm|| SSW|
|Bamenda||Tue 3:08 AM||385 km||239 miles||208 nm|| SSE|
|Garoua||Tue 3:08 AM||440 km||273 miles||237 nm|| E|
|Maiduguri||Tue 3:08 AM||494 km||307 miles||267 nm|| NE|
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