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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 Tuesday, June 14, 2011 at 22:02:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 23° 17' North, Longitude: 150° 42' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.23 meters/second, 1534.4 km/hour, 953.5 miles/hour or 828.5 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 59.9"15.89 miwest0° 00' 00.1"0.00 minorth15.89 mi
1 hour14° 59' 52.0"953.10 miwest0° 00' 07.0"0.13 minorth953.09 mi
24 hours0° 03' 10.3"3.36 mieast0° 02' 35.9"2.98 minorth4.49 mi

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, June 14, 2011 at 22:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 23° 15' South, Longitude: 16° 08' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 409.35 meters/second, 1473.7 km/hour, 915.7 miles/hour or 795.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 23.9"15.26 miwest0° 00' 01.7"0.03 misouth15.26 mi
1 hour14° 24' 00.2"915.39 miwest0° 01' 37.0"1.85 misouth915.29 mi
24 hours14° 17' 19.7"908.32 mieast0° 04' 07.1"4.72 minorth908.56 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HiloTue 12:02 PM603 km375 miles326 nmSouthwest SW
WailukuTue 12:02 PM655 km407 miles354 nmWest-southwest WSW
HonoluluTue 12:02 PM769 km478 miles415 nmWest-southwest WSW
KiritimatiWed 12:02 PM2475 km1538 miles1336 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MidwayTue 11:02 AM2726 km1694 miles1472 nmWest-northwest WNW
San Francisco *Tue 3:02 PM3133 km1947 miles1692 nmNortheast NE
Los Angeles *Tue 3:02 PM3371 km2095 miles1820 nmEast-northeast ENE
Unalaska *Tue 2:02 PM3650 km2268 miles1971 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Seattle *Tue 3:02 PM3690 km2293 miles1993 nmNortheast NE
Las Vegas *Tue 3:02 PM3696 km2297 miles1996 nmEast-northeast ENE
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