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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 = Sunday, July 28, 2013 at 4:00:00 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: 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 04:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 41' North, Longitude: 8° 41' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.92 meters/second, 1598.1 km/hour, 993.0 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' 13.3"992.90 miWest0° 10' 04.7"11.54 miNorth992.75 mi
24 hours11° 28' 05.5"784.21 miEast3° 45' 05.7"257.85 miNorth821.27 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MakurdiSun 5:00 AM105 km65 miles57 nmSouth S
AbujaSun 5:00 AM139 km86 miles75 nmWest-northwest WNW
KadunaSun 5:00 AM245 km153 miles133 nmNorth-northwest NNW
EnuguSun 5:00 AM278 km173 miles150 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ZariaSun 5:00 AM285 km177 miles154 nmNorth-northwest NNW
JalingoSun 5:00 AM295 km184 miles160 nmEast E
BamendaSun 5:00 AM342 km212 miles185 nmSouth-southeast SSE
KanoSun 5:00 AM367 km228 miles198 nmNorth N
OwerriSun 5:00 AM397 km247 miles215 nmSouth-southwest SSW
UyoSun 5:00 AM411 km256 miles222 nmSouth-southwest SSW

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