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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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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Sunday, June 30, 2013 at 04:54:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun symbol. At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
  • The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: Moon symbol. At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.

Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 50%

Previous phaseFull MoonSunday, June 23, 2013 at 11:34 AM
This phaseThird QuarterSunday, June 30, 2013 at 4:55 AM
Next phaseNew MoonMonday, July 8, 2013 at 7:16 AM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, June 30, 2013 at 04:54:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 6° 14' North, Longitude: 14° 43' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.68 meters/second, 1608.1 km/hour, 999.2 miles/hour or 868.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.7"16.65 miwest0° 00' 10.5"0.20 minorth16.65 mi
1 hour14° 31' 47.7"999.11 miwest0° 10' 35.9"12.14 minorth999.01 mi
24 hours11° 13' 52.6"772.30 mieast4° 01' 09.4"276.21 minorth816.83 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
NgaoundéréSun 5:54 AM173 km108 miles94 nmNorthwest NW
BozoumSun 5:54 AM183 km114 miles99 nmEast E
BertouaSun 5:54 AM217 km135 miles117 nmSouth-southwest SSW
BerbératiSun 5:54 AM248 km154 miles134 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MoundouSun 5:54 AM298 km185 miles161 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GarouaSun 5:54 AM369 km229 miles199 nmNorth-northwest NNW
YaoundéSun 5:54 AM443 km275 miles239 nmSouthwest SW
BimboSun 5:54 AM463 km288 miles250 nmEast-southeast ESE
BanguiSun 5:54 AM473 km294 miles255 nmEast-southeast ESE
JalingoSun 5:54 AM474 km294 miles256 nmNorthwest NW
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