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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 Thursday, June 27, 2013 at 16:10:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 23° 18' North, Longitude: 61° 60' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.19 meters/second, 1534.3 km/hour, 953.4 miles/hour or 828.5 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' 52.3"953.00 miwest0° 00' 06.6"0.13 misouth953.01 mi
24 hours0° 03' 03.2"3.24 mieast0° 02' 51.9"3.29 misouth4.61 mi

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, June 27, 2013 at 16:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 20' South, Longitude: 175° 53' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.10 meters/second, 1606.0 km/hour, 997.9 miles/hour or 867.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.3"16.63 miwest0° 00' 11.6"0.22 minorth16.63 mi
1 hour14° 29' 17.7"997.90 miwest0° 11' 41.6"13.39 minorth998.14 mi
24 hours347° 59' 42.7"826.85 miwest4° 41' 37.6"322.53 minorth889.61 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
The ValleyThu 12:10 PM573 km356 miles309 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MarigotThu 12:10 PM589 km366 miles318 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Road TownThu 12:10 PM604 km375 miles326 nmSouth-southwest SSW
GustaviaThu 12:10 PM604 km375 miles326 nmSouth S
Codrington (Barbuda)Thu 12:10 PM626 km389 miles338 nmSouth S
Charlotte AmalieThu 12:10 PM627 km390 miles338 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Basseterre (St. Kitts)Thu 12:10 PM668 km415 miles360 nmSouth S
ChristianstedThu 12:10 PM676 km420 miles365 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Saint John's (Antigua)Thu 12:10 PM684 km425 miles369 nmSouth S
San JuanThu 12:10 PM685 km426 miles370 nmSouthwest SW
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