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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 4:10:00 PM.

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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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= Nautical Twilight

= Astronomical Twilight

= Night, no twilight (darkest shade)

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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° 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 miSouth953.29 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° 39' South, Longitude: 171° 51' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.71 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' 39.3"1003.67 miWest0° 11' 40.2"13.36 miNorth1003.77 mi
24 hours11° 33' 16.5"799.19 miEast4° 34' 20.9"314.17 miNorth858.27 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 PM575 km357 miles311 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MarigotFri 12:10 PM592 km368 miles320 nmSouth-southwest SSW
GustaviaFri 12:10 PM605 km376 miles327 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Road TownFri 12:10 PM616 km383 miles332 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Codrington (Barbuda)Fri 12:10 PM621 km386 miles335 nmSouth S
Charlotte AmalieFri 12:10 PM641 km398 miles346 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Basseterre (St. Kitts)Fri 12:10 PM668 km415 miles361 nmSouth S
Saint John's (Antigua)Fri 12:10 PM678 km422 miles366 nmSouth S
San JuanFri 12:10 PM703 km437 miles380 nmSouthwest SW
BradesFri 12:10 PM717 km445 miles387 nmSouth S

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