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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 Wednesday, June 26, 2013 at 22:00:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 23° 19' North, Longitude: 149° 32' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.09 meters/second, 1533.9 km/hour, 953.1 miles/hour or 828.3 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 59.9"15.89 miwest0° 00' 00.1"0.00 misouth15.89 mi
1 hour14° 59' 52.1"952.78 miwest0° 00' 05.9"0.11 misouth952.78 mi
24 hours0° 03' 05.1"3.27 mieast0° 02' 33.3"2.93 misouth4.39 mi

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, June 26, 2013 at 22:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 49' South, Longitude: 78° 53' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.09 meters/second, 1591.5 km/hour, 988.9 miles/hour or 859.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.9"16.48 miwest0° 00' 11.1"0.21 minorth16.48 mi
1 hour14° 27' 57.7"988.89 miwest0° 11' 14.9"12.88 minorth989.22 mi
24 hours12° 28' 26.4"852.73 mieast4° 37' 12.0"317.49 minorth914.03 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HonoluluWed 12:00 Noon886 km550 miles478 nmWest-southwest WSW
KiritimatiThu 12:00 Noon2519 km1565 miles1360 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MidwayWed 11:00 AM2838 km1764 miles1533 nmWest-northwest WNW
San Francisco *Wed 3:00 PM3036 km1887 miles1639 nmNortheast NE
Los Angeles *Wed 3:00 PM3264 km2028 miles1762 nmEast-northeast ENE
Las Vegas *Wed 3:00 PM3591 km2232 miles1939 nmEast-northeast ENE
Seattle *Wed 3:00 PM3617 km2247 miles1953 nmNortheast NE
Unalaska *Wed 2:00 PM3683 km2288 miles1988 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Vancouver *Wed 3:00 PM3692 km2294 miles1994 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PhoenixWed 3:00 PM3816 km2371 miles2060 nmEast-northeast ENE
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