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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 04:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 1° 42' North, Longitude: 11° 17' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.80 meters/second, 1615.7 km/hour, 1003.9 miles/hour or 872.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.1"16.73 miwest0° 00' 11.3"0.22 minorth16.73 mi
1 hour14° 31' 09.5"1003.94 miwest0° 11' 26.1"13.10 minorth1003.97 mi
24 hours11° 24' 02.7"788.31 mieast4° 25' 56.3"304.57 minorth843.52 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MongomoSat 5:20 AM9 km6 miles5 nmSouth-southeast SSE
EbebiyínSat 5:20 AM50 km31 miles27 nmNorth N
BataSat 5:20 AM170 km106 miles92 nmWest W
YaoundéSat 5:20 AM238 km148 miles129 nmNorth N
LibrevilleSat 5:20 AM250 km155 miles135 nmSouthwest SW
DoualaSat 5:20 AM312 km194 miles169 nmNorthwest NW
MalaboSat 5:20 AM357 km222 miles193 nmNorthwest NW
Port-GentilSat 5:20 AM388 km241 miles209 nmSouthwest SW
BertouaSat 5:20 AM414 km257 miles224 nmNortheast NE
Santo António (Príncipe)Sat 4:20 AM430 km267 miles232 nmWest W
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