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 Wednesday, January 2, 2013 at 03:08:00 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: 80%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, January 2, 2013 at 03:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|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:
|Time||Longitude difference||Latitude difference||Total|
|1 minute||0° 14' 32.4"||16.70 mi||west||0° 00' 11.0"||0.21 mi||south||16.71 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 31.9"||1002.23 mi||west||0° 11' 03.1"||12.66 mi||south||1002.45 mi|
|24 hours||11° 02' 33.9"||761.06 mi||east||4° 31' 55.1"||311.41 mi||south||823.98 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Port Harcourt||Wed 4:08 AM||130 km||81 miles||70 nm|| E|
|Owerri||Wed 4:08 AM||145 km||90 miles||78 nm|| ENE|
|Benin City||Wed 4:08 AM||156 km||97 miles||84 nm|| N|
|Uyo||Wed 4:08 AM||232 km||144 miles||125 nm|| E|
|Enugu||Wed 4:08 AM||249 km||155 miles||135 nm|| NE|
|Lagos||Wed 4:08 AM||323 km||201 miles||174 nm|| WNW|
|Ibadan||Wed 4:08 AM||344 km||214 miles||186 nm|| NW|
|Malabo||Wed 4:08 AM||354 km||220 miles||191 nm|| ESE|
|Abeokuta||Wed 4:08 AM||369 km||229 miles||199 nm|| NW|
|Porto Novo||Wed 4:08 AM||380 km||236 miles||205 nm|| WNW|
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