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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 16:10:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 23° 15' North, Longitude: 61° 57' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.35 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"953.35 miwest0° 00' 07.7"0.15 misouth953.35 mi
24 hours0° 03' 00.4"3.19 mieast0° 03' 16.4"3.75 misouth4.93 mi

Position of the Moon

On Friday, June 28, 2013 at 16:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 38' South, Longitude: 172° 07' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.71 meters/second, 1615.4 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' 39.3"1003.74 miwest0° 11' 40.1"13.36 minorth1003.85 mi
24 hours11° 33' 15.4"799.23 mieast4° 34' 20.2"314.18 minorth858.31 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
The ValleyFri 12:10 PM568 km353 miles307 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MarigotFri 12:10 PM585 km364 miles316 nmSouth-southwest SSW
GustaviaFri 12:10 PM600 km373 miles324 nmSouth S
Road TownFri 12:10 PM602 km374 miles325 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Codrington (Barbuda)Fri 12:10 PM621 km386 miles335 nmSouth S
Charlotte AmalieFri 12:10 PM625 km388 miles337 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Basseterre (St. Kitts)Fri 12:10 PM663 km412 miles358 nmSouth S
ChristianstedFri 12:10 PM673 km418 miles364 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Saint John's (Antigua)Fri 12:10 PM678 km422 miles366 nmSouth S
San JuanFri 12:10 PM684 km425 miles370 nmSouthwest SW
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