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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 Friday, June 28, 2013 at 15:00:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 23° 15' North, Longitude: 44° 10' 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"15.89 miwest0° 00' 00.1"0.00 misouth15.89 mi
1 hour14° 59' 52.4"953.26 miwest0° 00' 07.5"0.15 misouth953.27 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 Latitude: 0° 52' South, Longitude: 154° 55' 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"1003.55 miwest0° 11' 41.1"13.38 minorth1003.67 mi
24 hours11° 34' 18.8"800.35 mieast4° 35' 00.1"314.92 minorth859.73 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 AM1967 km1222 miles1062 nmWest-southwest WSW
BridgetownFri 11:00 AM1981 km1231 miles1069 nmWest-southwest WSW
Basse-Terre (Guadeloupe)Fri 11:00 AM2007 km1247 miles1084 nmWest-southwest WSW
RoseauFri 11:00 AM2010 km1249 miles1085 nmWest-southwest WSW
Fort-de-FranceFri 11:00 AM2019 km1255 miles1090 nmWest-southwest WSW
Basseterre (St. Kitts)Fri 11:00 AM2045 km1270 miles1104 nmWest-southwest WSW
CastriesFri 11:00 AM2045 km1271 miles1104 nmWest-southwest WSW
KingstownFri 11:00 AM2119 km1317 miles1144 nmWest-southwest WSW
CayenneFri 12:00 Noon2208 km1372 miles1192 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Saint George'sFri 11:00 AM2236 km1390 miles1207 nmWest-southwest WSW
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