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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 = Tuesday, June 4, 2013 at 11:48:00 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).

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Position of the Sun

On Tuesday, June 4, 2013 at 23:48:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 22° 32' North, Longitude: 177° 23' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.57 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"958.28 miWest0° 00' 16.5"0.32 miNorth958.27 mi
24 hours0° 02' 41.9"2.88 miEast0° 06' 24.7"7.35 miNorth7.90 mi

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, June 4, 2013 at 23:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 57' North, Longitude: 140° 48' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.23 meters/second, 1570.4 km/hour, 975.8 miles/hour or 848.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.8"16.26 miWest0° 00' 07.7"0.15 miNorth16.26 mi
1 hour14° 31' 56.1"975.62 miWest0° 07' 45.7"8.89 miNorth975.38 mi
24 hours11° 18' 23.4"759.10 miEast2° 46' 24.3"190.69 miNorth777.98 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MidwayTue 12:48 PM629 km391 miles340 nmNorth N
Wake IslandWed 11:48 AM1698 km1055 miles917 nmWest W
HonoluluTue 1:48 PM2021 km1256 miles1091 nmEast E
MajuroWed 11:48 AM2091 km1299 miles1129 nmSouthwest SW
Baker IslandTue 11:48 AM2474 km1537 miles1336 nmSouth S
TarawaWed 11:48 AM2557 km1589 miles1381 nmSouth-southwest SSW
YarenWed 11:48 AM3068 km1907 miles1657 nmSouthwest SW
PalikirWed 10:48 AM3140 km1951 miles1695 nmWest-southwest WSW
KiritimatiWed 1:48 PM3151 km1958 miles1702 nmSoutheast SE
Adak *Tue 2:48 PM3256 km2023 miles1758 nmNorth N

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