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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 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 05:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 6° 15' North, Longitude: 13° 16' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.67 meters/second, 1608.0 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"999.08 miwest0° 10' 35.6"12.13 minorth998.98 mi
24 hours11° 13' 51.3"772.25 mieast4° 01' 02.3"276.08 minorth816.73 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
NgaoundéréSun 6:00 AM122 km76 miles66 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BertouaSun 6:00 AM191 km119 miles103 nmSouth-southeast SSE
YaoundéSun 6:00 AM329 km205 miles178 nmSouthwest SW
GarouaSun 6:00 AM337 km210 miles182 nmNorth N
BozoumSun 6:00 AM344 km214 miles186 nmEast E
BamendaSun 6:00 AM347 km216 miles187 nmWest W
BerbératiSun 6:00 AM356 km221 miles192 nmSoutheast SE
JalingoSun 6:00 AM360 km224 miles195 nmNorthwest NW
MoundouSun 6:00 AM401 km249 miles217 nmNortheast NE
DoualaSun 6:00 AM465 km289 miles251 nmWest-southwest WSW
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