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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, October 27, 2013 at 5:40:00 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: 48%

Previous phaseThird QuarterSaturday, October 26, 2013 at 11:42 PM
Next phaseNew MoonSunday, November 3, 2013 at 12:51 PM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, October 27, 2013 at 05:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 29' North, Longitude: 6° 58' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.51 meters/second, 1575.0 km/hour, 978.7 miles/hour or 850.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.7"16.31 miWest0° 00' 07.2"0.14 miSouth16.31 mi
1 hour14° 32' 47.1"978.52 miWest0° 07' 21.5"8.43 miSouth978.81 mi
24 hours10° 49' 29.5"728.22 miEast3° 12' 32.4"220.58 miSouth765.18 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MaradiSun 6:40 AM15 km9 miles8 nmEast E
SokotoSun 6:40 AM193 km120 miles104 nmWest-southwest WSW
ZinderSun 6:40 AM222 km138 miles120 nmEast E
KanoSun 6:40 AM236 km147 miles127 nmSoutheast SE
ZariaSun 6:40 AM279 km173 miles151 nmSouth-southeast SSE
KadunaSun 6:40 AM331 km206 miles179 nmSouth S
AgadezSun 6:40 AM402 km250 miles217 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AbujaSun 6:40 AM491 km305 miles265 nmSouth S
KandiSun 6:40 AM510 km317 miles275 nmWest-southwest WSW
NiameySun 6:40 AM526 km327 miles284 nmWest W

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