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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 4, 2013 at 22:48:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 22° 32' North, Longitude: 162° 40' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.59 meters/second, 1542.9 km/hour, 958.7 miles/hour or 833.1 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 59.9"15.98 miwest0° 00' 00.3"0.01 minorth15.98 mi
1 hour14° 59' 53.3"958.38 miwest0° 00' 16.5"0.32 minorth958.37 mi
24 hours0° 02' 41.8"2.87 mieast0° 06' 25.7"7.37 minorth7.91 mi

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, June 4, 2013 at 22:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 49' North, Longitude: 155° 04' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.48 meters/second, 1571.3 km/hour, 976.4 miles/hour or 848.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.0"16.27 miwest0° 00' 07.9"0.15 minorth16.27 mi
1 hour14° 31' 57.2"976.24 miwest0° 07' 49.6"8.97 minorth976.01 mi
24 hours11° 17' 58.2"759.10 mieast2° 48' 08.2"192.68 minorth778.46 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HonoluluTue 12:48 PM515 km320 miles278 nmEast-southeast ESE
WailukuTue 12:48 PM664 km413 miles359 nmEast-southeast ESE
MidwayTue 11:48 AM1606 km998 miles867 nmWest-northwest WNW
KiritimatiWed 12:48 PM2358 km1465 miles1273 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Baker IslandTue 10:48 AM2889 km1795 miles1560 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Wake IslandWed 10:48 AM3207 km1992 miles1731 nmWest W
MajuroWed 10:48 AM3277 km2036 miles1769 nmWest-southwest WSW
Adak *Tue 1:48 PM3471 km2157 miles1874 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Unalaska *Tue 2:48 PM3493 km2171 miles1886 nmNorth N
TarawaWed 10:48 AM3519 km2187 miles1900 nmSouthwest SW
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