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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: 8%
Previous phaseNew MoonMonday, March 11, 2013 at 7:51 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterTuesday, March 19, 2013 at 5:27 PM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, March 14, 2013 at 13:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 12° 09' North
Longitude: 8° 21' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.18 meters/second, 1581.0 km/hour, 982.4 miles/hour or 853.7 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"16.37 miwest0° 00' 08.8"0.17 minorth16.37 mi
1 hour14° 31' 29.5"982.31 miwest0° 08' 54.7"10.21 minorth982.09 mi
24 hours11° 25' 54.6"773.16 mieast3° 14' 16.9"222.62 minorth799.66 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KanoThu 2:34 PM24 km15 miles13 nmSoutheast SE
ZariaThu 2:34 PM139 km87 miles75 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ZinderThu 2:34 PM197 km122 miles106 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MaradiThu 2:34 PM202 km125 miles109 nmNorthwest NW
KadunaThu 2:34 PM205 km128 miles111 nmSouth-southwest SSW
AbujaThu 2:34 PM352 km219 miles190 nmSouth-southwest SSW
SokotoThu 2:34 PM353 km219 miles190 nmWest-northwest WNW
JalingoThu 2:34 PM488 km303 miles263 nmSoutheast SE
MakurdiThu 2:34 PM488 km303 miles263 nmSouth S
MaiduguriThu 2:34 PM524 km326 miles283 nmEast E
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