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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° 42' 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"953.02 miwest0° 00' 06.8"0.13 misouth953.03 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: 89° 12' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.05 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"999.96 miwest0° 11' 44.9"13.45 minorth1000.17 mi
24 hours11° 52' 26.4"819.17 mieast4° 41' 05.5"321.89 minorth881.56 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 PM529 km329 miles286 nmSouthwest SW
WailukuThu 12:10 PM562 km349 miles303 nmWest-southwest WSW
HonoluluThu 12:10 PM671 km417 miles362 nmWest-southwest WSW
KiritimatiFri 12:10 PM2446 km1520 miles1321 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MidwayThu 11:10 AM2628 km1633 miles1419 nmWest-northwest WNW
San Francisco *Thu 3:10 PM3215 km1998 miles1736 nmNortheast NE
Los Angeles *Thu 3:10 PM3462 km2151 miles1869 nmEast-northeast ENE
Unalaska *Thu 2:10 PM3620 km2249 miles1955 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Baker IslandThu 10:10 AM3702 km2300 miles1999 nmSouthwest SW
Seattle *Thu 3:10 PM3751 km2331 miles2025 nmNortheast NE
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