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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 areas of the Earth are in daylight and which are in night.

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

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

= Nautical Twilight

= Astronomical Twilight

= Night, no twilight (darkest shade)

See where the Moon is over the horizon

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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° 25' West

The ground speed is currently 426.23 meters/second, 1534.4 kilometres/hour, 953.5 miles/hour or 828.5 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Sun 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"953.03 miWest0° 00' 07.0"0.13 miNorth953.02 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° 24' East

The ground speed is currently 409.35 meters/second, 1473.7 kilometres/hour, 915.7 miles/hour or 795.7 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' 23.9"15.26 miWest0° 00' 01.7"0.03 miSouth15.26 mi
1 hour14° 24' 00.2"915.32 miWest0° 01' 37.1"1.86 miSouth915.23 mi
24 hours14° 17' 20.5"908.27 miEast0° 04' 03.0"4.64 miNorth908.51 mi

## Locations With the Sun Near Its Zenith

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

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LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HiloTue 12:02 PM624 km388 miles337 nm SW
WailukuTue 12:02 PM681 km423 miles368 nm WSW
HonoluluTue 12:02 PM797 km495 miles430 nm WSW
KiritimatiWed 12:02 PM2484 km1543 miles1341 nm SSW
MidwayTue 11:02 AM2753 km1711 miles1486 nm WNW
San Francisco *Tue 3:02 PM3113 km1934 miles1681 nm NE
Los Angeles *Tue 3:02 PM3346 km2079 miles1807 nm ENE
Unalaska *Tue 2:02 PM3655 km2271 miles1974 nm NNW
Las Vegas *Tue 3:02 PM3672 km2281 miles1982 nm ENE
Seattle *Tue 3:02 PM3674 km2283 miles1984 nm NE