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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 15:50:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 23° 15' North, Longitude: 56° 40' 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"953.28 miwest0° 00' 07.7"0.15 misouth953.28 mi
24 hours0° 03' 00.4"3.19 mieast0° 03' 15.9"3.75 misouth4.92 mi

Position of the Moon

On Friday, June 28, 2013 at 15:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 43' South, Longitude: 167° 01' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.69 meters/second, 1615.3 km/hour, 1003.7 miles/hour or 872.2 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' 38.4"1003.64 miwest0° 11' 40.4"13.37 minorth1003.75 mi
24 hours11° 33' 34.1"799.52 mieast4° 34' 32.3"314.39 minorth858.69 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Codrington (Barbuda)Fri 11:50 AM822 km510 miles444 nmSouthwest SW
Saint John's (Antigua)Fri 11:50 AM868 km539 miles469 nmSouthwest SW
The ValleyFri 11:50 AM868 km540 miles469 nmSouthwest SW
GustaviaFri 11:50 AM875 km544 miles473 nmSouthwest SW
MarigotFri 11:50 AM881 km547 miles476 nmSouthwest SW
Basseterre (St. Kitts)Fri 11:50 AM912 km567 miles493 nmSouthwest SW
BradesFri 11:50 AM922 km573 miles498 nmSouthwest SW
Pointe-à-PitreFri 11:50 AM928 km577 miles501 nmSouthwest SW
Basse-Terre (Guadeloupe)Fri 11:50 AM962 km598 miles520 nmSouthwest SW
Road TownFri 11:50 AM985 km612 miles532 nmWest-southwest WSW
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