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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Tuesday, April 9, 2013 at 10:36:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

The moon is so close to the Sun that it hard to see from earth.

Fraction of moon illuminated: 1%

Previous phaseThird QuarterWednesday, April 3, 2013 at 4:38 AM
Next phaseNew MoonWednesday, April 10, 2013 at 9:37 AM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, April 9, 2013 at 10:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 6° 20' North, Longitude: 9° 36' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.59 meters/second, 1607.7 km/hour, 999.0 miles/hour or 868.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.7"16.65 miWest0° 00' 10.5"0.20 miNorth16.65 mi
1 hour14° 31' 46.3"998.89 miWest0° 10' 37.7"12.17 miNorth998.79 mi
24 hours11° 18' 15.3"777.17 miEast4° 02' 47.6"278.09 miNorth821.95 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BamendaTue 11:36 AM74 km46 miles40 nmSoutheast SE
AbakalikiTue 11:36 AM165 km103 miles89 nmWest W
MakurdiTue 11:36 AM195 km121 miles106 nmNorthwest NW
EnuguTue 11:36 AM231 km144 miles125 nmWest W
UyoTue 11:36 AM234 km146 miles127 nmSouthwest SW
DoualaTue 11:36 AM254 km158 miles137 nmSouth S
OwerriTue 11:36 AM299 km186 miles162 nmWest-southwest WSW
MalaboTue 11:36 AM300 km186 miles162 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Port HarcourtTue 11:36 AM333 km207 miles180 nmWest-southwest WSW
JalingoTue 11:36 AM343 km213 miles185 nmNortheast NE

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