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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, May 7, 2013 at 9:36:00 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

Fraction of moon illuminated: 7%

Previous phaseThird QuarterThursday, May 2, 2013 at 11:16 AM
Next phaseNew MoonFriday, May 10, 2013 at 12:30 AM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, May 7, 2013 at 09:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 11' North, Longitude: 5° 29' East

The ground speed is currently 443.76 meters/second, 1597.5 kilometres/hour, 992.7 miles/hour or 862.6 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude DifferenceLatitude DifferenceTotal
LaterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.0"16.54 miWest0° 00' 09.7"0.19 miNorth16.54 mi
1 hour14° 32' 07.5"992.53 miWest0° 09' 43.5"11.14 miNorth992.37 mi
24 hours11° 12' 11.0"765.01 miEast3° 38' 28.6"250.28 miNorth800.68 mi

Locations with the Moon near zenith

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

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LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
OsogboTue 10:36 AM187 km116 miles101 nmSouth-southwest SSW
AbujaTue 10:36 AM220 km137 miles119 nmEast E
KadunaTue 10:36 AM260 km161 miles140 nmNortheast NE
IbadanTue 10:36 AM266 km165 miles144 nmSouthwest SW
ParakouTue 10:36 AM314 km195 miles170 nmWest W
Benin CityTue 10:36 AM316 km196 miles171 nmSouth S
ZariaTue 10:36 AM319 km198 miles172 nmNortheast NE
AbeokutaTue 10:36 AM325 km202 miles176 nmSouthwest SW
KandiTue 10:36 AM352 km219 miles190 nmNorthwest NW
SavéTue 10:36 AM354 km220 miles191 nmWest-southwest WSW

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