Journal of Solar Energy / 2015 / Article / Tab 1

Research Article

Analysis of Global Solar Irradiance over Climatic Zones in Nigeria for Solar Energy Applications

Table 1

Locations in Nigeria considered in the study.

LocationLatitude (°N)Longitude (°E)Elevation (m)

Ikom5.978.7119
Uyo5.057.9538
Makurdi7.738.53112.9
Lokoja7.86.7362.5
Ilorin8.4834.583307.4
Potiskum11.711.03414.8
Zaria11.077.75110.9
Bursari12.4511.72318
Damaturu11.7411.96444
Ikeja6.583.3339.4
Port- Harcourt4.857.1219
Calabar4.978.3561.9
Akure7.285.3375
Enugu6.477.55141.8
Warri5.525.736.1
Benin6.325.677.8
Ibadan7.433.9227.2
Yola9.2312.47186.1
Ibi8.189.75110.7
Minna9.626.53256.4
Maiduguri11.8513.08353.8
Nguru12.8810.47343.1
Sokoto12.925.2350.8
Bauchi10.289.82609.7
Kano12.058.53427.5