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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

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 4:37 AM
Next phaseNew MoonWednesday, April 10, 2013 at 9:36 AM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, April 9, 2013 at 10:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 6° 22' North, Longitude: 6° 25' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.56 meters/second, 1607.6 km/hour, 998.9 miles/hour or 868.0 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' 37.1"12.16 minorth998.79 mi
24 hours11° 18' 16.6"777.19 mieast4° 02' 32.7"277.83 minorth821.87 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Benin CityTue 11:48 AM88 km55 miles48 nmWest W
OwerriTue 11:48 AM119 km74 miles64 nmSoutheast SE
EnuguTue 11:48 AM121 km75 miles65 nmEast E
Port HarcourtTue 11:48 AM184 km115 miles100 nmSouth-southeast SSE
AbakalikiTue 11:48 AM186 km116 miles101 nmEast E
UyoTue 11:48 AM223 km138 miles120 nmSoutheast SE
MakurdiTue 11:48 AM277 km172 miles150 nmEast-northeast ENE
IbadanTue 11:48 AM300 km186 miles162 nmWest-northwest WNW
AbujaTue 11:48 AM321 km200 miles173 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LagosTue 11:48 AM341 km212 miles184 nmWest W
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