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 02:34:00 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: 87%
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, January 1, 2013 at 02:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||9° 17' ||North|
|Longitude: ||3° 06' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.83 meters/second, 1597.8 km/hour, 992.8 miles/hour or 862.7 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"||16.55 mi||west||0° 00' 10.0"||0.19 mi||south||16.55 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 29.0"||992.76 mi||west||0° 10' 05.9"||11.57 mi||south||993.07 mi|
|24 hours||10° 59' 02.0"||749.91 mi||east||4° 13' 56.0"||290.86 mi||south||807.90 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Parakou||Tue 3:34 AM||52 km||32 miles||28 nm|| W|
|Kara||Tue 2:34 AM||211 km||131 miles||114 nm|| W|
|Sokodé||Tue 2:34 AM||217 km||135 miles||117 nm|| W|
|Ibadan||Tue 3:34 AM||229 km||142 miles||124 nm|| SSE|
|Abeokuta||Tue 3:34 AM||236 km||147 miles||128 nm|| S|
|Porto Novo||Tue 3:34 AM||309 km||192 miles||167 nm|| S|
|Lagos||Tue 3:34 AM||314 km||195 miles||169 nm|| S|
|Cotonou||Tue 3:34 AM||330 km||205 miles||178 nm|| SSW|
|Lome||Tue 2:34 AM||405 km||252 miles||219 nm|| SSW|
|Benin City||Tue 3:34 AM||428 km||266 miles||231 nm|| SE|
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