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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: 99%
Previous phaseFirst QuarterFriday, October 11, 2013 at 11:03 PM
Next phaseFull MoonFriday, October 18, 2013 at 11:38 PM

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:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.4"16.61 miwest0° 00' 10.5"0.20 minorth16.61 mi
1 hour14° 30' 26.3"996.41 miwest0° 10' 30.6"12.04 minorth996.29 mi
24 hours11° 50' 14.5"813.04 mieast3° 58' 20.5"273.02 minorth853.83 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AbeokutaThu 11:38 PM56 km35 miles30 nmNorthwest NW
IbadanThu 11:38 PM61 km38 miles33 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LagosThu 11:38 PM62 km38 miles33 nmSouthwest SW
Porto NovoThu 11:38 PM113 km70 miles61 nmWest-southwest WSW
CotonouThu 11:38 PM154 km96 miles83 nmWest-southwest WSW
Benin CityThu 11:38 PM215 km134 miles116 nmEast-southeast ESE
LomeThu 10:38 PM290 km180 miles157 nmWest-southwest WSW
ParakouThu 11:38 PM302 km187 miles163 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SokodéThu 10:38 PM372 km231 miles201 nmNorthwest NW
OwerriThu 11:38 PM394 km245 miles213 nmEast-southeast ESE
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