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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 11:33 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterSunday, June 30, 2013 at 4:54 AM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, June 30, 2013 at 04:04:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 6° 05' North, Longitude: 26° 34' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.80 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' 46.9"999.43 miwest0° 10' 38.0"12.18 minorth999.34 mi
24 hours11° 14' 03.0"772.76 mieast4° 02' 07.7"277.35 minorth817.69 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
OboSun 5:04 AM77 km48 miles42 nmSouth S
WauSun 7:04 AM238 km148 miles128 nmNortheast NE
YambioSun 7:04 AM264 km164 miles142 nmSoutheast SE
BriaSun 5:04 AM508 km316 miles274 nmWest W
JubaSun 7:04 AM574 km357 miles310 nmEast-southeast ESE
BiraoSun 5:04 AM624 km388 miles337 nmNorthwest NW
KisanganiSun 6:04 AM635 km394 miles343 nmSouth-southwest SSW
BambariSun 5:04 AM653 km406 miles353 nmWest W
MalakalSun 7:04 AM679 km422 miles367 nmNortheast NE
GuluSun 7:04 AM734 km456 miles397 nmEast-southeast ESE
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