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 Thursday, March 14, 2013 at 13:34:00 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: 8%
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:
|Time||Longitude difference||Latitude difference||Total|
|1 minute||0° 14' 31.5"||16.37 mi||west||0° 00' 08.8"||0.17 mi||north||16.37 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 29.5"||982.31 mi||west||0° 08' 54.7"||10.21 mi||north||982.09 mi|
|24 hours||11° 25' 54.6"||773.16 mi||east||3° 14' 16.9"||222.62 mi||north||799.66 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Kano||Thu 2:34 PM||24 km||15 miles||13 nm|| SE|
|Zaria||Thu 2:34 PM||139 km||87 miles||75 nm|| SSW|
|Zinder||Thu 2:34 PM||197 km||122 miles||106 nm|| NNE|
|Maradi||Thu 2:34 PM||202 km||125 miles||109 nm|| NW|
|Kaduna||Thu 2:34 PM||205 km||128 miles||111 nm|| SSW|
|Abuja||Thu 2:34 PM||352 km||219 miles||190 nm|| SSW|
|Sokoto||Thu 2:34 PM||353 km||219 miles||190 nm|| WNW|
|Jalingo||Thu 2:34 PM||488 km||303 miles||263 nm|| SE|
|Makurdi||Thu 2:34 PM||488 km||303 miles||263 nm|| S|
|Maiduguri||Thu 2:34 PM||524 km||326 miles||283 nm|| E|
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