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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

UTC time = Friday, June 28, 2013 at 3:10:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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= Night, no twilight (darkest shade)

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Position of the Sun

On Friday, June 28, 2013 at 03:10:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 23° 16' North, Longitude: 133° 19' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.26 meters/second, 1534.5 km/hour, 953.5 miles/hour or 828.6 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' 52.4"953.09 miWest0° 00' 07.1"0.14 miSouth953.10 mi
24 hours0° 03' 01.9"3.21 miEast0° 03' 03.0"3.50 miSouth4.75 mi

Position of the Moon

On Friday, June 28, 2013 at 03:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 3° 11' South, Longitude: 16° 43' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.70 meters/second, 1611.7 km/hour, 1001.5 miles/hour or 870.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.9"16.69 miWest0° 00' 11.7"0.22 miNorth16.69 mi
1 hour14° 29' 58.6"1001.40 miWest0° 11' 45.7"13.47 miNorth1001.59 mi
24 hours11° 46' 26.7"813.17 miEast4° 39' 57.7"320.60 miNorth874.96 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
NahaFri 12:10 PM655 km407 miles354 nmWest-northwest WNW
KagoshimaFri 12:10 PM961 km597 miles519 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KumamotoFri 12:10 PM1087 km675 miles587 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MatsuyamaFri 12:10 PM1173 km729 miles633 nmNorth N
FukuokaFri 12:10 PM1179 km732 miles636 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KitakyushuFri 12:10 PM1199 km745 miles648 nmNorth N
TaipeiFri 11:10 AM1214 km754 miles656 nmWest-northwest WNW
HiroshimaFri 12:10 PM1235 km768 miles667 nmNorth N
KobeFri 12:10 PM1279 km795 miles691 nmNorth N
OsakaFri 12:10 PM1283 km797 miles693 nmNorth N

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