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 Saturday, September 21, 2013 at 00:38:00 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: 97%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, September 21, 2013 at 00:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||8° 42' ||North|
|Longitude: ||6° 01' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.35 meters/second, 1596.1 km/hour, 991.8 miles/hour or 861.8 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' 30.2"||16.53 mi||west||0° 00' 10.2"||0.19 mi||north||16.53 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 09.5"||991.70 mi||west||0° 10' 08.2"||11.61 mi||north||991.54 mi|
|24 hours||11° 55' 03.0"||814.94 mi||east||3° 45' 49.9"||258.71 mi||north||850.56 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Abuja||Sat 1:38 AM||138 km||86 miles||74 nm|| ENE|
|Kaduna||Sat 1:38 AM||254 km||158 miles||137 nm|| NE|
|Benin City||Sat 1:38 AM||265 km||165 miles||143 nm|| S|
|Ibadan||Sat 1:38 AM||276 km||171 miles||149 nm|| WSW|
|Makurdi||Sat 1:38 AM||296 km||184 miles||160 nm|| ESE|
|Enugu||Sat 1:38 AM||298 km||185 miles||161 nm|| SSE|
|Zaria||Sat 1:38 AM||319 km||198 miles||172 nm|| NE|
|Abeokuta||Sat 1:38 AM||340 km||211 miles||184 nm|| WSW|
|Owerri||Sat 1:38 AM||373 km||232 miles||201 nm|| SSE|
|Parakou||Sat 1:38 AM||380 km||236 miles||205 nm|| W|
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