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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: 50%

Previous phaseFull MoonSunday, June 23, 2013 at 11:34 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterSunday, June 30, 2013 at 4:55 AM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, June 30, 2013 at 04:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 6° 05' North, Longitude: 27° 48' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.81 meters/second, 1608.5 km/hour, 999.5 miles/hour or 868.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.7"16.66 miwest0° 00' 10.6"0.20 minorth16.66 mi
1 hour14° 31' 46.8"999.39 miwest0° 10' 38.2"12.18 minorth999.30 mi
24 hours11° 14' 04.1"772.75 mieast4° 02' 13.8"277.44 minorth817.72 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
OboSun 5:00 AM163 km101 miles88 nmWest-southwest WSW
YambioSun 7:00 AM179 km111 miles97 nmSouth-southeast SSE
WauSun 7:00 AM180 km112 miles97 nmNorth N
JubaSun 7:00 AM442 km274 miles239 nmEast-southeast ESE
MalakalSun 7:00 AM572 km356 miles309 nmNortheast NE
GuluSun 7:00 AM618 km384 miles334 nmSoutheast SE
BriaSun 5:00 AM645 km401 miles348 nmWest W
KisanganiSun 6:00 AM679 km422 miles367 nmSouth-southwest SSW
LiraSun 7:00 AM707 km439 miles382 nmSoutheast SE
MbararaSun 7:00 AM804 km500 miles434 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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