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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

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Position of the Sun

On Sunday, June 23, 2013 at 11:22:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 23° 25' North, Longitude: 10° 04' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.79 meters/second, 1532.8 km/hour, 952.5 miles/hour or 827.7 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' 51.9"952.03 miwest0° 00' 02.3"0.05 misouth952.03 mi
24 hours0° 03' 11.7"3.38 mieast0° 01' 08.5"1.31 misouth3.63 mi

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, June 23, 2013 at 11:22:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 43' South, Longitude: 170° 07' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 418.37 meters/second, 1506.1 km/hour, 935.9 miles/hour or 813.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 21.9"15.60 miwest0° 00' 03.0"0.06 minorth15.60 mi
1 hour14° 22' 00.1"935.59 miwest0° 03' 01.4"3.47 minorth935.74 mi
24 hours15° 00' 42.4"977.57 mieast1° 52' 29.3"128.95 minorth991.52 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
ArlitSun 12:22 PM588 km365 miles317 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Sabha *Sun 1:22 PM595 km370 miles321 nmNortheast NE
AgadezSun 12:22 PM746 km463 miles403 nmSouth-southwest SSW
In SalahSun 12:22 PM871 km541 miles470 nmWest-northwest WNW
Tripoli *Sun 1:22 PM1094 km680 miles591 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KanoSun 12:22 PM1274 km792 miles688 nmSouth S
NdjamenaSun 12:22 PM1358 km844 miles733 nmSouth-southeast SSE
NiameySun 12:22 PM1380 km858 miles745 nmSouthwest SW
Valletta *Sun 1:22 PM1448 km900 miles782 nmNorth-northeast NNE
TunisSun 12:22 PM1482 km921 miles800 nmNorth N
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