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Day and Night World Map

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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 Friday, June 28, 2013 at 15:00:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 23° 15' North
Longitude: 44° 27' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.34 meters/second, 1534.8 km/hour, 953.7 miles/hour or 828.7 knots.The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 59.9"15.90 miwest0° 00' 00.1"0.00 misouth15.90 mi
1 hour14° 59' 52.4"953.33 miwest0° 00' 07.5"0.15 misouth953.34 mi
24 hours0° 03' 00.5"3.19 mieast0° 03' 15.1"3.73 misouth4.91 mi

Position of the Moon

On Friday, June 28, 2013 at 15:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 0° 52' South
Longitude: 155° 11' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.66 meters/second, 1615.2 km/hour, 1003.6 miles/hour or 872.1 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.6"16.73 miwest0° 00' 11.6"0.22 minorth16.73 mi
1 hour14° 30' 36.0"1003.62 miwest0° 11' 41.1"13.38 minorth1003.74 mi
24 hours11° 34' 17.9"800.38 mieast4° 34' 59.5"314.93 minorth859.77 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with Sun near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Saint John's (Antigua)Fri 11:00 AM1940 km1205 miles1047 nmWest-southwest WSW
BridgetownFri 11:00 AM1956 km1216 miles1056 nmWest-southwest WSW
Basse-Terre (Guadeloupe)Fri 11:00 AM1981 km1231 miles1069 nmWest-southwest WSW
RoseauFri 11:00 AM1984 km1233 miles1071 nmWest-southwest WSW
Fort-de-FranceFri 11:00 AM1993 km1238 miles1076 nmWest-southwest WSW
Basseterre (St. Kitts)Fri 11:00 AM2017 km1253 miles1089 nmWest-southwest WSW
CastriesFri 11:00 AM2020 km1255 miles1090 nmWest-southwest WSW
KingstownFri 11:00 AM2094 km1301 miles1131 nmWest-southwest WSW
CayenneFri 12:00 Noon2196 km1365 miles1186 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Saint George'sFri 11:00 AM2212 km1374 miles1194 nmWest-southwest WSW
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