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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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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Sunday, July 28, 2013 at 03:54:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun 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: Moon 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.

Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 66%

Previous phaseFull MoonMonday, July 22, 2013 at 6:17 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterMonday, July 29, 2013 at 5:45 PM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, July 28, 2013 at 03:54:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 40' North, Longitude: 10° 08' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.94 meters/second, 1598.2 km/hour, 993.1 miles/hour or 863.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 31.1"16.55 miwest0° 00' 10.0"0.19 minorth16.55 mi
1 hour14° 31' 13.2"992.95 miwest0° 10' 05.1"11.55 minorth992.79 mi
24 hours11° 28' 06.6"784.27 mieast3° 45' 14.7"258.02 minorth821.38 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JalingoSun 4:54 AM137 km85 miles74 nmEast E
MakurdiSun 4:54 AM204 km127 miles110 nmWest-southwest WSW
AbujaSun 4:54 AM295 km183 miles159 nmWest W
BamendaSun 4:54 AM299 km186 miles161 nmSouth S
KadunaSun 4:54 AM361 km224 miles195 nmNorthwest NW
GarouaSun 4:54 AM366 km227 miles198 nmEast-northeast ENE
ZariaSun 4:54 AM376 km234 miles203 nmNorthwest NW
EnuguSun 4:54 AM379 km235 miles205 nmSouthwest SW
NgaoundéréSun 4:54 AM408 km254 miles221 nmEast-southeast ESE
KanoSun 4:54 AM410 km255 miles221 nmNorth-northwest NNW

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