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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: 8%
Previous phaseThird QuarterFriday, May 19, 2017 at 12:33 AM
Next phaseNew MoonThursday, May 25, 2017 at 7:45 PM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, May 23, 2017 at 12:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 7° 23' North
Longitude: 43° 60' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.22 meters/second, 1595.6 km/hour, 991.5 miles/hour or 861.6 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.0"16.52 miwest0° 00' 11.2"0.22 minorth16.53 mi
1 hour14° 27' 03.0"991.36 miwest0° 11' 19.3"12.97 minorth991.23 mi
24 hours13° 30' 11.5"926.36 mieast4° 18' 47.6"296.46 minorth967.49 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
CayenneTue 9:48 AM961 km597 miles519 nmWest-southwest WSW
BelémTue 9:48 AM1096 km681 miles592 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ParamariboTue 9:48 AM1247 km775 miles673 nmWest W
FortalezaTue 9:48 AM1371 km852 miles741 nmSouth-southeast SSE
GeorgetownTue 8:48 AM1566 km973 miles846 nmWest W
BridgetownTue 8:48 AM1824 km1133 miles985 nmWest-northwest WNW
Port of SpainTue 8:48 AM1959 km1217 miles1058 nmWest-northwest WNW
RecifeTue 9:48 AM1984 km1233 miles1071 nmSouth-southeast SSE
KingstownTue 8:48 AM1991 km1237 miles1075 nmWest-northwest WNW
CastriesTue 8:48 AM1997 km1241 miles1078 nmWest-northwest WNW
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