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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: 66%

Previous phaseFull MoonMonday, July 22, 2013 at 6:16 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterMonday, July 29, 2013 at 5:44 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: 9° 52' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.94 meters/second, 1598.2 km/hour, 993.1 miles/hour or 862.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.1"16.55 miwest0° 00' 10.0"0.19 minorth16.55 mi
1 hour14° 31' 13.2"993.01 miwest0° 10' 05.0"11.55 minorth992.85 mi
24 hours11° 28' 06.3"784.31 mieast3° 45' 13.0"258.01 minorth821.41 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 AM166 km103 miles90 nmEast E
MakurdiSun 4:54 AM179 km111 miles97 nmSouthwest SW
AbujaSun 4:54 AM301 km187 miles162 nmWest W
BamendaSun 4:54 AM301 km187 miles163 nmSouth S
KadunaSun 4:54 AM336 km209 miles182 nmNorthwest NW
ZariaSun 4:54 AM356 km221 miles192 nmNorthwest NW
EnuguSun 4:54 AM357 km222 miles193 nmSouthwest SW
GarouaSun 4:54 AM395 km245 miles213 nmEast E
KanoSun 4:54 AM397 km247 miles215 nmNorth-northwest NNW
NgaoundéréSun 4:54 AM436 km271 miles236 nmEast-southeast ESE
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