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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Saturday, April 29, 2017 at 19:56:00.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 16%

Previous phaseNew MoonWednesday, April 26, 2017 at 12:16 pm
Next phaseFirst QuarterWednesday, May 3, 2017 at 2:46 am

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, April 29, 2017 at 19:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 50' North, Longitude: 70° 46' West

The ground speed is currently 421.40 meters/second, 1517.0 kilometres/hour, 942.6 miles/hour or 819.1 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude DifferenceLatitude DifferenceTotal
LaterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 23.6"15.71 miWest0° 00' 02.3"0.05 miNorth15.71 mi
1 hour14° 23' 38.4"942.39 miWest0° 02' 18.8"2.65 miNorth942.28 mi
24 hours14° 25' 31.3"944.44 miEast0° 18' 17.5"20.97 miNorth943.81 mi

Locations with the Moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal TimeDistanceDirection
San Juan de la MaguanaSat 3:56 pm49 km30 miles26 nmWest W
Concepción de La VegaSat 3:56 pm49 km31 miles27 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Santiago de los CaballerosSat 3:56 pm69 km43 miles37 nmNorth N
Santo DomingoSat 3:56 pm97 km60 miles52 nmEast-southeast ESE
Puerto PlataSat 3:56 pm107 km66 miles58 nmNorth N
Port-au-Prince *Sat 3:56 pm169 km105 miles91 nmWest W
Cap-Haïtien *Sat 3:56 pm182 km113 miles98 nmNorthwest NW
Labadee *Sat 3:56 pm187 km116 miles101 nmNorthwest NW
La RomanaSat 3:56 pm195 km121 miles105 nmEast-southeast ESE
Gonaïves *Sat 3:56 pm213 km132 miles115 nmWest-northwest WNW

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