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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.

## June Solstice 2013

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

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

= Nautical Twilight

= Astronomical Twilight

= Night, no twilight (darkest shade)

See where the Moon is over the horizon

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## Position of the Sun

On Friday, June 21, 2013 at 05:03:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 23° 26' North, Longitude: 104° 42' East

The ground speed is currently 425.73 meters/second, 1532.6 kilometres/hour, 952.3 miles/hour or 827.6 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"15.87 miWest0° 00' 00.0"0.00 miSouth15.87 mi
1 hour14° 59' 51.8"951.90 miWest0° 00' 00.0"0.00 miSouth951.90 mi
24 hours0° 03' 14.2"3.43 miEast0° 00' 12.4"0.24 miSouth3.43 mi

## Position of the Moon

On Friday, June 21, 2013 at 05:03:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 39' South, Longitude: 109° 28' West

The ground speed is currently 421.86 meters/second, 1518.7 kilometres/hour, 943.7 miles/hour or 820.0 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' 23.6"15.73 miWest0° 00' 05.1"0.10 miSouth15.73 mi
1 hour14° 23' 35.1"943.36 miWest0° 05' 00.7"5.74 miSouth943.15 mi
24 hours14° 51' 57.7"974.34 miEast1° 22' 30.1"94.58 miSouth974.90 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
KunmingFri 1:03 PM269 km167 miles145 nm NW
HanoiFri 12:03 PM291 km181 miles157 nm SSE
Xam NeuaFri 12:03 PM341 km212 miles184 nm SSW
Hai PhongFri 12:03 PM351 km218 miles190 nm SE
NanningFri 1:03 PM377 km234 miles204 nm E
GuiyangFri 1:03 PM403 km251 miles218 nm NNE
Luang PrabangFri 12:03 PM474 km294 miles256 nm SW
GuilinFri 1:03 PM603 km375 miles326 nm ENE
ZhanjiangFri 1:03 PM631 km392 miles341 nm ESE
VientianeFri 12:03 PM643 km400 miles347 nm SSW