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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 10:48:00 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 10:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 6° 22' North, Longitude: 6° 42' 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"998.82 miWest0° 10' 37.1"12.16 miNorth998.72 mi
24 hours11° 18' 16.5"777.14 miEast4° 02' 33.9"277.83 miNorth821.82 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AsabaTue 11:48 AM19 km12 miles10 nmSouth-southeast SSE
EnuguTue 11:48 AM91 km56 miles49 nmEast E
OwerriTue 11:48 AM105 km65 miles57 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Benin CityTue 11:48 AM118 km73 miles64 nmWest W
WarriTue 11:48 AM139 km86 miles75 nmSouthwest SW
AbakalikiTue 11:48 AM156 km97 miles84 nmEast E
Port HarcourtTue 11:48 AM176 km109 miles95 nmSouth-southeast SSE
UyoTue 11:48 AM201 km125 miles109 nmSoutheast SE
MakurdiTue 11:48 AM253 km157 miles137 nmNortheast NE
AbujaTue 11:48 AM311 km193 miles168 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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