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Day and Night World Map

The map below shows the current position of the Sun and the Moon. It shows which parts of the Earth are in daylight and which are in night.

Map showing day and night parts of the world

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Position of the Sun

On Sunday, May 30, 2010 at 15:10:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 21° 49' North, Longitude: 48° 23' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.77 meters/second, 1550.8 km/hour, 963.6 miles/hour or 837.4 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 59.9"16.06 miwest0° 00' 00.4"0.01 minorth16.06 mi
1 hour14° 59' 54.7"963.30 miwest0° 00' 22.0"0.42 minorth963.28 mi
24 hours0° 02' 08.6"2.29 mieast0° 08' 35.8"9.86 minorth10.12 mi

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, May 30, 2010 at 15:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 23° 09' South, Longitude: 165° 49' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 412.06 meters/second, 1483.4 km/hour, 921.7 miles/hour or 801.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.0"15.36 miwest0° 00' 05.2"0.10 minorth15.36 mi
1 hour14° 29' 06.8"921.44 miwest0° 05' 21.5"6.15 minorth921.77 mi
24 hours12° 00' 27.6"763.94 mieast2° 37' 33.2"180.68 minorth791.99 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Saint John's (Antigua)Sun 11:10 AM1505 km935 miles813 nmWest-southwest WSW
BridgetownSun 11:10 AM1533 km952 miles828 nmSouthwest SW
Basse-Terre (Guadeloupe)Sun 11:10 AM1545 km960 miles834 nmWest-southwest WSW
RoseauSun 11:10 AM1549 km962 miles836 nmWest-southwest WSW
Fort-de-FranceSun 11:10 AM1560 km969 miles842 nmWest-southwest WSW
Basseterre (St. Kitts)Sun 11:10 AM1584 km984 miles855 nmWest-southwest WSW
CastriesSun 11:10 AM1588 km987 miles857 nmWest-southwest WSW
KingstownSun 11:10 AM1665 km1035 miles899 nmWest-southwest WSW
Saint George'sSun 11:10 AM1785 km1109 miles964 nmSouthwest SW
Port of SpainSun 11:10 AM1867 km1160 miles1008 nmSouthwest SW
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