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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: 61%

Previous phaseFull MoonSunday, June 23, 2013 at 11:33 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterSunday, June 30, 2013 at 4:54 AM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, June 29, 2013 at 03:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 1° 37' North, Longitude: 18° 33' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.81 meters/second, 1615.7 km/hour, 1004.0 miles/hour or 872.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 31.1"16.73 miwest0° 00' 11.5"0.22 minorth16.73 mi
1 hour14° 31' 08.4"1003.96 miwest0° 11' 26.8"13.11 minorth1004.00 mi
24 hours11° 24' 21.9"788.71 mieast4° 26' 20.3"305.03 minorth844.11 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
ImpfondoSat 4:50 AM54 km33 miles29 nmWest W
BimboSat 4:50 AM293 km182 miles158 nmNorth N
BanguiSat 4:50 AM305 km189 miles164 nmNorth N
BerbératiSat 4:50 AM424 km263 miles229 nmNorthwest NW
BambariSat 4:50 AM516 km321 miles279 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FrancevilleSat 4:50 AM659 km409 miles356 nmWest-southwest WSW
BrazzavilleSat 4:50 AM744 km462 miles402 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KinshasaSat 4:50 AM748 km465 miles404 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KisanganiSat 5:50 AM750 km466 miles405 nmEast E
EbebiyínSat 4:50 AM805 km500 miles435 nmWest W

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