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 Thursday, October 17, 2013 at 22:38:00 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: 99%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, October 17, 2013 at 22:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||6° 51' ||North|
|Longitude: ||3° 45' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.45 meters/second, 1603.6 km/hour, 996.4 miles/hour or 865.9 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' 30.4"||16.61 mi||west||0° 00' 10.5"||0.20 mi||north||16.61 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 26.3"||996.41 mi||west||0° 10' 30.6"||12.04 mi||north||996.29 mi|
|24 hours||11° 50' 14.5"||813.04 mi||east||3° 58' 20.5"||273.02 mi||north||853.83 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Abeokuta||Thu 11:38 PM||56 km||35 miles||30 nm|| NW|
|Ibadan||Thu 11:38 PM||61 km||38 miles||33 nm|| NNE|
|Lagos||Thu 11:38 PM||62 km||38 miles||33 nm|| SW|
|Porto Novo||Thu 11:38 PM||113 km||70 miles||61 nm|| WSW|
|Cotonou||Thu 11:38 PM||154 km||96 miles||83 nm|| WSW|
|Benin City||Thu 11:38 PM||215 km||134 miles||116 nm|| ESE|
|Lome||Thu 10:38 PM||290 km||180 miles||157 nm|| WSW|
|Parakou||Thu 11:38 PM||302 km||187 miles||163 nm|| NNW|
|Sokodé||Thu 10:38 PM||372 km||231 miles||201 nm|| NW|
|Owerri||Thu 11:38 PM||394 km||245 miles||213 nm|| ESE|
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