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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

Fraction of moon illuminated: 7%

Previous phaseThird QuarterThursday, May 2, 2013 at 11:15 AM
Next phaseNew MoonFriday, May 10, 2013 at 12:29 AM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, May 7, 2013 at 09:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 08' North, Longitude: 10° 33' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.84 meters/second, 1597.8 km/hour, 992.8 miles/hour or 862.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.0"16.55 miwest0° 00' 09.7"0.19 minorth16.55 mi
1 hour14° 32' 07.8"992.76 miwest0° 09' 44.5"11.16 minorth992.60 mi
24 hours11° 12' 04.5"765.06 mieast3° 38' 56.9"250.83 minorth800.92 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JalingoTue 10:14 AM94 km58 miles51 nmEast-southeast ESE
MakurdiTue 10:14 AM270 km168 miles146 nmSouthwest SW
GarouaTue 10:14 AM314 km195 miles170 nmEast E
BamendaTue 10:14 AM354 km220 miles191 nmSouth S
AbujaTue 10:14 AM370 km230 miles200 nmWest W
KadunaTue 10:14 AM374 km232 miles202 nmWest-northwest WNW
ZariaTue 10:14 AM377 km234 miles204 nmNorthwest NW
KanoTue 10:14 AM387 km240 miles209 nmNorthwest NW
NgaoundéréTue 10:14 AM391 km243 miles211 nmEast-southeast ESE
MaiduguriTue 10:14 AM413 km257 miles223 nmNortheast NE
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