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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 22:10:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 23° 17' North, Longitude: 151° 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"953.09 miwest0° 00' 06.8"0.13 misouth953.09 mi
24 hours0° 03' 02.5"3.22 mieast0° 02' 58.0"3.40 misouth4.69 mi

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, June 27, 2013 at 22:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 4° 10' South, Longitude: 88° 56' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.06 meters/second, 1609.4 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' 40.8"1000.04 miwest0° 11' 44.9"13.45 minorth1000.25 mi
24 hours11° 52' 25.0"819.20 mieast4° 41' 05.4"321.91 minorth881.60 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HiloThu 12:10 PM510 km317 miles276 nmSouthwest SW
WailukuThu 12:10 PM537 km333 miles290 nmWest-southwest WSW
HonoluluThu 12:10 PM643 km400 miles347 nmWest-southwest WSW
KiritimatiFri 12:10 PM2439 km1515 miles1317 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MidwayThu 11:10 AM2600 km1616 miles1404 nmWest-northwest WNW
San Francisco *Thu 3:10 PM3238 km2012 miles1748 nmNortheast NE
Los Angeles *Thu 3:10 PM3487 km2167 miles1883 nmEast-northeast ENE
Unalaska *Thu 2:10 PM3612 km2244 miles1950 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Baker IslandThu 10:10 AM3680 km2287 miles1987 nmSouthwest SW
Seattle *Thu 3:10 PM3768 km2341 miles2034 nmNortheast NE
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