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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 17:00:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 23° 15' North, Longitude: 74° 10' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.35 meters/second, 1534.9 km/hour, 953.7 miles/hour or 828.8 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"953.29 miwest0° 00' 07.7"0.15 misouth953.30 mi
24 hours0° 03' 00.3"3.19 mieast0° 03' 17.1"3.77 misouth4.94 mi

Position of the Moon

On Friday, June 28, 2013 at 17:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 29' South, Longitude: 176° 04' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.74 meters/second, 1615.5 km/hour, 1003.8 miles/hour or 872.3 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' 41.7"1003.74 miwest0° 11' 39.5"13.35 minorth1003.84 mi
24 hours348° 27' 26.9"798.37 miwest4° 33' 52.0"313.62 minorth857.23 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Holguín *Fri 1:00 PM339 km211 miles183 nmSouthwest SW
Cockburn Town *Fri 1:00 PM369 km229 miles199 nmEast-southeast ESE
Nassau *Fri 1:00 PM379 km236 miles205 nmWest-northwest WNW
Santiago de Cuba *Fri 1:00 PM396 km246 miles214 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Cap-Haïtien *Fri 1:00 PM436 km271 miles235 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Camagüey *Fri 1:00 PM438 km272 miles237 nmWest-southwest WSW
Gonaïves *Fri 1:00 PM447 km278 miles241 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Puerto PlataFri 1:00 PM524 km326 miles283 nmSoutheast SE
Santiago de los CaballerosFri 1:00 PM552 km343 miles298 nmSoutheast SE
Port-au-Prince *Fri 1:00 PM555 km345 miles300 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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