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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: 80%

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 Wednesday, January 2, 2013 at 03:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 4° 57' North, Longitude: 5° 50' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.05 meters/second, 1613.0 km/hour, 1002.3 miles/hour or 870.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.4"16.70 miwest0° 00' 11.0"0.21 misouth16.71 mi
1 hour14° 32' 31.9"1002.23 miwest0° 11' 03.1"12.66 misouth1002.45 mi
24 hours11° 02' 33.9"761.06 mieast4° 31' 55.1"311.41 misouth823.98 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Port HarcourtWed 4:08 AM130 km81 miles70 nmEast E
OwerriWed 4:08 AM145 km90 miles78 nmEast-northeast ENE
Benin CityWed 4:08 AM156 km97 miles84 nmNorth N
UyoWed 4:08 AM232 km144 miles125 nmEast E
EnuguWed 4:08 AM249 km155 miles135 nmNortheast NE
LagosWed 4:08 AM323 km201 miles174 nmWest-northwest WNW
IbadanWed 4:08 AM344 km214 miles186 nmNorthwest NW
MalaboWed 4:08 AM354 km220 miles191 nmEast-southeast ESE
AbeokutaWed 4:08 AM369 km229 miles199 nmNorthwest NW
Porto NovoWed 4:08 AM396 km246 miles214 nmWest-northwest WNW
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