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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 21:50:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 23° 17' North, Longitude: 146° 59' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.23 meters/second, 1534.4 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"953.08 miwest0° 00' 06.8"0.13 misouth953.09 mi
24 hours0° 03' 02.5"3.23 mieast0° 02' 57.7"3.40 misouth4.68 mi

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, June 27, 2013 at 21:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 4° 14' South, Longitude: 93° 46' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.01 meters/second, 1609.2 km/hour, 999.9 miles/hour or 868.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.5"16.67 miwest0° 00' 11.6"0.22 minorth16.67 mi
1 hour14° 29' 39.6"999.93 miwest0° 11' 44.8"13.45 minorth1000.14 mi
24 hours11° 52' 50.1"819.62 mieast4° 41' 08.5"321.97 minorth882.04 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HonoluluThu 11:50 AM1141 km709 miles616 nmWest W
KiritimatiFri 11:50 AM2620 km1628 miles1414 nmSouth-southwest SSW
San Francisco *Thu 2:50 PM2837 km1763 miles1532 nmNortheast NE
Los Angeles *Thu 2:50 PM3038 km1887 miles1640 nmEast-northeast ENE
MidwayThu 10:50 AM3089 km1920 miles1668 nmWest-northwest WNW
Las Vegas *Thu 2:50 PM3372 km2095 miles1821 nmEast-northeast ENE
Seattle *Thu 2:50 PM3475 km2159 miles1876 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Vancouver *Thu 2:50 PM3562 km2213 miles1923 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PhoenixThu 2:50 PM3583 km2226 miles1935 nmEast-northeast ENE
HermosilloThu 2:50 PM3643 km2263 miles1967 nmEast-northeast ENE
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