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 Tuesday, April 9, 2013 at 10:48:00 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.
The moon is so close to the Sun that it hard to see from earth.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 1%
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, April 9, 2013 at 10:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|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:
|Time||Longitude difference||Latitude difference||Total|
|1 minute||0° 14' 31.7"||16.65 mi||west||0° 00' 10.5"||0.20 mi||north||16.65 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 46.3"||998.89 mi||west||0° 10' 37.1"||12.16 mi||north||998.79 mi|
|24 hours||11° 18' 16.6"||777.19 mi||east||4° 02' 32.7"||277.83 mi||north||821.87 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Benin City||Tue 11:48 AM||88 km||55 miles||48 nm|| W|
|Owerri||Tue 11:48 AM||119 km||74 miles||64 nm|| SE|
|Enugu||Tue 11:48 AM||121 km||75 miles||65 nm|| E|
|Port Harcourt||Tue 11:48 AM||184 km||115 miles||100 nm|| SSE|
|Abakaliki||Tue 11:48 AM||186 km||116 miles||101 nm|| E|
|Uyo||Tue 11:48 AM||223 km||138 miles||120 nm|| SE|
|Makurdi||Tue 11:48 AM||277 km||172 miles||150 nm|| ENE|
|Ibadan||Tue 11:48 AM||300 km||186 miles||162 nm|| WNW|
|Abuja||Tue 11:48 AM||321 km||200 miles||173 nm|| NNE|
|Lagos||Tue 11:48 AM||341 km||212 miles||184 nm|| W|
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