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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 = Wednesday, June 28, 2017 at 19:06:00.

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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: 28%

Previous phaseNew MoonSaturday, June 24, 2017 at 2:30 am
Next phaseFirst QuarterSaturday, July 1, 2017 at 12:51 am

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, June 28, 2017 at 19:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 55' North, Longitude: 41° 09' West

The ground speed is currently 443.01 meters/second, 1594.8 kilometres/hour, 991.0 miles/hour or 861.1 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' 29.9"16.52 miWest0° 00' 10.0"0.19 miSouth16.52 mi
1 hour14° 30' 01.3"990.90 miWest0° 10' 01.4"11.48 miSouth991.19 mi
24 hours11° 40' 15.3"797.57 miEast4° 07' 09.6"283.07 miSouth849.88 mi

Locations with the Moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal TimeDistanceDirection
CayenneWed 4:06 pm1312 km815 miles708 nmWest-southwest WSW
BelémWed 4:06 pm1405 km873 miles759 nmSouthwest SW
FortalezaWed 4:06 pm1428 km887 miles771 nmSouth-southeast SSE
ParamariboWed 4:06 pm1585 km985 miles856 nmWest-southwest WSW
GeorgetownWed 3:06 pm1891 km1175 miles1021 nmWest W
RecifeWed 4:06 pm2001 km1243 miles1080 nmSouth-southeast SSE
PraiaWed 6:06 pm2031 km1262 miles1097 nmEast-northeast ENE
BridgetownWed 3:06 pm2071 km1287 miles1118 nmWest-northwest WNW
CastriesWed 3:06 pm2236 km1390 miles1208 nmWest-northwest WNW
Port of SpainWed 3:06 pm2242 km1393 miles1211 nmWest W

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