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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.

Map showing day and night parts of the world

UTC time = Sunday, June 16, 2013 at 5:24:00 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 Sunday, June 16, 2013 at 17:24:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 23° 22' North, Longitude: 80° 48' West

The ground speed is currently 425.95 meters/second, 1533.4 kilometres/hour, 952.8 miles/hour or 828.0 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"15.88 miWest0° 00' 00.1"0.00 miNorth15.88 mi
1 hour14° 59' 51.8"952.40 miWest0° 00' 04.6"0.09 miNorth952.39 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 Latitude: 1° 58' South, Longitude: 8° 20' East

The ground speed is currently 449.24 meters/second, 1617.3 kilometres/hour, 1004.9 miles/hour or 873.2 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' 32.0"16.75 miWest0° 00' 11.0"0.21 miSouth16.75 mi
1 hour14° 32' 05.9"1004.80 miWest0° 11' 05.1"12.69 miSouth1004.83 mi
24 hours11° 23' 47.3"787.84 miEast4° 25' 17.7"303.82 miSouth842.70 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
Santa Clara *Sun 1:24 PM136 km85 miles74 nmSoutheast SE
Havana *Sun 1:24 PM162 km101 miles88 nmWest W
Key West *Sun 1:24 PM165 km103 miles89 nmNorthwest NW
Sancti Spíritus *Sun 1:24 PM211 km131 miles114 nmSoutheast SE
Miami *Sun 1:24 PM274 km170 miles148 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Hialeah *Sun 1:24 PM281 km175 miles152 nmNorth N
Hollywood *Sun 1:24 PM300 km187 miles162 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Fort Lauderdale *Sun 1:24 PM312 km194 miles169 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Pinar del Río *Sun 1:24 PM315 km196 miles170 nmWest-southwest WSW
Naples *Sun 1:24 PM324 km201 miles175 nmNorth-northwest NNW

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