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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 Moon symbol symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun Sun symbol symbolizes the position of the sun.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 88%

Previous phaseFull MoonFriday, December 28, 2012 at 10:22 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterSaturday, January 5, 2013 at 3:58 AM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, January 1, 2013 at 02:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at 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:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.4"16.54 miwest0° 00' 10.0"0.19 misouth16.54 mi
1 hour14° 32' 28.9"992.55 miwest0° 10' 04.6"11.54 misouth992.86 mi
24 hours10° 59' 03.6"749.78 mieast4° 13' 31.4"290.38 misouth807.64 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MakurdiTue 3:08 AM203 km126 miles109 nmSouth-southwest SSW
JalingoTue 3:08 AM221 km138 miles120 nmEast-southeast ESE
AbujaTue 3:08 AM245 km152 miles132 nmWest W
KadunaTue 3:08 AM251 km156 miles135 nmWest-northwest WNW
ZariaTue 3:08 AM265 km165 miles143 nmNorthwest NW
KanoTue 3:08 AM308 km192 miles166 nmNorth-northwest NNW
EnuguTue 3:08 AM382 km238 miles206 nmSouth-southwest SSW
BamendaTue 3:08 AM385 km239 miles208 nmSouth-southeast SSE
GarouaTue 3:08 AM440 km273 miles237 nmEast E
MaiduguriTue 3:08 AM494 km307 miles267 nmNortheast NE
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