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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

UTC time = Sunday, June 23, 2013 at 5:32:00 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).

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= Nautical Twilight

= Astronomical Twilight

= Night, no twilight (darkest shade)

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Position of the Sun

On Sunday, June 23, 2013 at 17:32:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 23° 25' North, Longitude: 82° 25' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.80 meters/second, 1532.9 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"952.06 miWest0° 00' 02.5"0.05 miSouth952.06 mi
24 hours0° 03' 11.3"3.38 miEast0° 01' 14.7"1.43 miSouth3.67 mi

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, June 23, 2013 at 17:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 22' South, Longitude: 101° 16' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.37 meters/second, 1509.7 km/hour, 938.1 miles/hour or 815.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 22.1"15.63 miWest0° 00' 03.8"0.07 miNorth15.63 mi
1 hour14° 22' 12.1"937.83 miWest0° 03' 56.4"4.52 miNorth938.03 mi
24 hours14° 53' 01.7"971.34 miEast2° 12' 53.2"152.32 miNorth989.47 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 1:32 PM31 km19 miles17 nmSouth S
Key West *Sun 1:32 PM143 km89 miles77 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Pinar del Río *Sun 1:32 PM171 km106 miles92 nmSouthwest SW
Santa Clara *Sun 1:32 PM275 km171 miles149 nmEast-southeast ESE
Naples *Sun 1:32 PM309 km192 miles167 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Miami *Sun 1:32 PM345 km214 miles186 nmNortheast NE
Hialeah *Sun 1:32 PM346 km215 miles187 nmNortheast NE
Cape Coral *Sun 1:32 PM352 km219 miles190 nmNorth N
Hollywood *Sun 1:32 PM369 km229 miles199 nmNortheast NE
Fort Lauderdale *Sun 1:32 PM378 km235 miles204 nmNortheast NE

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