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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 22:00:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 23° 17' North, Longitude: 149° 29' 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"3.22 mieast0° 02' 57.8"3.40 misouth4.69 mi

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, June 27, 2013 at 22:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 4° 12' South, Longitude: 91° 21' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.03 meters/second, 1609.3 km/hour, 1000.0 miles/hour or 869.0 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' 40.2"999.98 miwest0° 11' 44.8"13.45 minorth1000.20 mi
24 hours11° 52' 37.4"819.41 mieast4° 41' 06.9"321.94 minorth881.82 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HonoluluThu 12:00 Noon890 km553 miles481 nmWest-southwest WSW
KiritimatiFri 12:00 Noon2516 km1564 miles1359 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MidwayThu 11:00 AM2845 km1768 miles1536 nmWest-northwest WNW
San Francisco *Thu 3:00 PM3035 km1886 miles1639 nmNortheast NE
Los Angeles *Thu 3:00 PM3261 km2026 miles1761 nmEast-northeast ENE
Las Vegas *Thu 3:00 PM3589 km2230 miles1938 nmEast-northeast ENE
Seattle *Thu 3:00 PM3618 km2248 miles1953 nmNortheast NE
Unalaska *Thu 2:00 PM3689 km2292 miles1992 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Vancouver *Thu 3:00 PM3694 km2295 miles1994 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PhoenixThu 3:00 PM3813 km2369 miles2059 nmEast-northeast ENE
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