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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: 35%

Previous phaseThird QuarterFriday, May 31, 2013 at 6:59 PM
Next phaseNew MoonSaturday, June 8, 2013 at 3:57 PM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, June 2, 2013 at 05:54:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 3° 23' North, Longitude: 18° 30' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.69 meters/second, 1615.3 km/hour, 1003.7 miles/hour or 872.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.0"16.73 miwest0° 00' 11.0"0.21 minorth16.73 mi
1 hour14° 32' 04.6"1003.68 miwest0° 10' 58.1"12.56 minorth1003.67 mi
24 hours11° 06' 39.2"767.26 mieast4° 14' 15.2"291.20 minorth818.45 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BimboSun 6:54 AM96 km60 miles52 nmNorth N
BanguiSun 6:54 AM108 km67 miles58 nmNorth N
ImpfondoSun 6:54 AM202 km126 miles109 nmSouth-southwest SSW
BerbératiSun 6:54 AM316 km196 miles170 nmWest-northwest WNW
BambariSun 6:54 AM357 km222 miles193 nmNortheast NE
MoundouSun 6:54 AM632 km393 miles341 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SarhSun 6:54 AM637 km396 miles344 nmNorth N
YaoundéSun 6:54 AM777 km483 miles420 nmWest W
FrancevilleSun 6:54 AM779 km484 miles421 nmSouthwest SW
EbebiyínSun 6:54 AM808 km502 miles436 nmWest W
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