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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 Wednesday, July 13, 2011 at 22:02:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 21° 46' North, Longitude: 149° 03' West

The ground speed is currently 430.91 meters/second, 1551.3 kilometres/hour, 963.9 miles/hour or 837.6 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"16.07 miWest0° 00' 00.4"0.01 miSouth16.07 mi
1 hour14° 59' 55.7"963.54 miWest0° 00' 22.0"0.42 miSouth963.56 mi
24 hours0° 01' 39.1"1.77 miEast0° 09' 01.9"10.36 miSouth10.51 mi

## Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, July 13, 2011 at 22:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 22° 22' South, Longitude: 12° 48' East

The ground speed is currently 413.06 meters/second, 1487.0 kilometres/hour, 924.0 miles/hour or 802.9 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' 26.1"15.40 miWest0° 00' 04.1"0.08 miNorth15.40 mi
1 hour14° 26' 15.5"923.65 miWest0° 04' 10.9"4.80 miNorth923.89 mi
24 hours13° 10' 46.5"843.22 miEast2° 14' 21.0"154.05 miNorth863.60 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
HiloWed 12:02 PM669 km415 miles361 nm WSW
HonoluluWed 12:02 PM914 km568 miles493 nm W
KiritimatiThu 12:02 PM2378 km1478 miles1284 nm SSW
MidwayWed 11:02 AM2940 km1827 miles1587 nm WNW
San Francisco *Wed 3:02 PM3109 km1932 miles1679 nm NE
Los Angeles *Wed 3:02 PM3306 km2054 miles1785 nm ENE
Las Vegas *Wed 3:02 PM3641 km2263 miles1966 nm ENE
Seattle *Wed 3:02 PM3731 km2318 miles2015 nm NNE
Vancouver *Wed 3:02 PM3814 km2370 miles2059 nm NNE
Baker IslandWed 10:02 AM3816 km2371 miles2060 nm SW