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Day and Night World Map

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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

See where the moon is over the horizon

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Map notes

Position of the Sun

On Sunday, June 16, 2013 at 17:24:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 23° 22' North
Longitude: 81° 05' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.95 meters/second, 1533.4 km/hour, 952.8 miles/hour or 828.0 knots.The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 59.9"15.88 miwest0° 00' 00.1"0.00 minorth15.88 mi
1 hour14° 59' 51.8"952.46 miwest0° 00' 04.6"0.09 minorth952.46 mi
24 hours0° 03' 14.6"3.44 mieast0° 01' 38.6"1.89 minorth3.92 mi

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, June 16, 2013 at 17:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 1° 58' South
Longitude: 8° 04' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.24 meters/second, 1617.2 km/hour, 1004.9 miles/hour or 873.2 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.0"16.75 miwest0° 00' 11.0"0.21 misouth16.75 mi
1 hour14° 32' 05.9"1004.87 miwest0° 11' 05.1"12.70 misouth1004.89 mi
24 hours11° 23' 48.8"787.92 mieast4° 25' 17.6"303.83 misouth842.78 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with Sun near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Havana *Sun 1:24 PM136 km85 miles73 nmWest W
Key West *Sun 1:24 PM151 km94 miles82 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Santa Clara *Sun 1:24 PM156 km97 miles84 nmSoutheast SE
Miami *Sun 1:24 PM282 km175 miles152 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Hialeah *Sun 1:24 PM287 km178 miles155 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Hollywood *Sun 1:24 PM308 km192 miles166 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Naples *Sun 1:24 PM316 km196 miles171 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Fort Lauderdale *Sun 1:24 PM321 km199 miles173 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Cape Coral *Sun 1:24 PM365 km227 miles197 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Camagüey *Sun 1:24 PM393 km244 miles212 nmEast-southeast ESE
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