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 symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun symbolizes the position of the sun.
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- The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Sunday, July 28, 2013 at 04:00:00 UTC.
- The Sun's position is marked with this 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: . 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.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 66%
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, July 28, 2013 at 04:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||8° 41' ||North|
|Longitude: ||8° 25' ||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:
|Time||Longitude difference||Latitude difference||Total|
|1 minute||0° 14' 31.1"||16.55 mi||west||0° 00' 10.0"||0.19 mi||north||16.55 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 13.3"||992.97 mi||west||0° 10' 04.7"||11.54 mi||north||992.81 mi|
|24 hours||11° 28' 05.4"||784.26 mi||east||3° 45' 04.0"||257.84 mi||north||821.30 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Makurdi||Sun 5:00 AM||105 km||65 miles||57 nm|| S|
|Abuja||Sun 5:00 AM||146 km||91 miles||79 nm|| WNW|
|Kaduna||Sun 5:00 AM||230 km||143 miles||124 nm|| NNW|
|Enugu||Sun 5:00 AM||266 km||165 miles||143 nm|| SSW|
|Zaria||Sun 5:00 AM||274 km||171 miles||148 nm|| NNW|
|Jalingo||Sun 5:00 AM||325 km||202 miles||176 nm|| E|
|Bamenda||Sun 5:00 AM||357 km||222 miles||193 nm|| SSE|
|Kano||Sun 5:00 AM||367 km||228 miles||198 nm|| N|
|Owerri||Sun 5:00 AM||385 km||239 miles||208 nm|| SSW|
|Benin City||Sun 5:00 AM||402 km||250 miles||217 nm|| SW|
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