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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.

June Solstice 2013

Map showing day and night parts of the world

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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 these coordinates:
Latitude: 23° 26' North
Longitude: 104° 25' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.73 meters/second, 1532.6 km/hour, 952.3 miles/hour or 827.6 knots.The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 59.9"15.87 miwest0° 00' 00.0"0.00 misouth15.87 mi
1 hour14° 59' 51.8"951.97 miwest0° 00' 00.0"0.00 misouth951.97 mi
24 hours0° 03' 14.2"3.43 mieast0° 00' 12.4"0.24 misouth3.44 mi

Position of the Moon

On Friday, June 21, 2013 at 05:03:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 18° 39' South
Longitude: 109° 45' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.86 meters/second, 1518.7 km/hour, 943.7 miles/hour or 820.0 knots.The table below shows the Moon position 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"943.42 miwest0° 05' 00.5"5.74 misouth943.20 mi
24 hours14° 51' 59.4"974.43 mieast1° 22' 26.4"94.52 misouth974.98 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with Sun near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KunmingFri 1:03 PM248 km154 miles134 nmNorthwest NW
HanoiFri 12:03 PM304 km189 miles164 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Xam NeuaFri 12:03 PM337 km209 miles182 nmSouth S
Hai PhongFri 12:03 PM369 km229 miles199 nmSoutheast SE
NanningFri 1:03 PM405 km252 miles219 nmEast E
GuiyangFri 1:03 PM416 km259 miles225 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Luang PrabangFri 12:03 PM458 km285 miles247 nmSouth-southwest SSW
GuilinFri 1:03 PM630 km391 miles340 nmEast-northeast ENE
VientianeFri 12:03 PM634 km394 miles342 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ChongqingFri 1:03 PM712 km442 miles384 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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