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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

UTC time = Wednesday, July 13, 2011 at 10:02:00 PM.

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

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

= Civil Twilight (lightest shade)

= Nautical Twilight

= Astronomical Twilight

= Night, no twilight (darkest shade)

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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 of the movement is currently 430.91 meters/second, 1551.3 km/hour, 963.9 miles/hour or 837.6 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 59.9"16.07 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 of the movement is currently 413.06 meters/second, 1487.0 km/hour, 924.0 miles/hour or 802.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position 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 zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HiloWed 12:02 PM669 km416 miles361 nmWest-southwest WSW
HonoluluWed 12:02 PM914 km568 miles493 nmWest W
KiritimatiThu 12:02 PM2378 km1478 miles1284 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MidwayWed 11:02 AM2940 km1827 miles1587 nmWest-northwest WNW
San Francisco *Wed 3:02 PM3107 km1931 miles1678 nmNortheast NE
Los Angeles *Wed 3:02 PM3306 km2054 miles1785 nmEast-northeast ENE
Las Vegas *Wed 3:02 PM3641 km2263 miles1966 nmEast-northeast ENE
Seattle *Wed 3:02 PM3731 km2318 miles2015 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Vancouver *Wed 3:02 PM3814 km2370 miles2059 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Baker IslandWed 10:02 AM3816 km2371 miles2060 nmSouthwest SW

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