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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° 26' 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"953.36 miwest0° 00' 07.7"0.15 misouth953.37 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: 175° 48' 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"1003.81 miwest0° 11' 39.4"13.35 minorth1003.91 mi
24 hours348° 27' 28.0"798.41 miwest4° 33' 51.3"313.63 minorth857.26 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 PM321 km200 miles174 nmSouthwest SW
Nassau *Fri 1:00 PM356 km221 miles192 nmNorthwest NW
Santiago de Cuba *Fri 1:00 PM384 km239 miles207 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Cockburn Town *Fri 1:00 PM393 km244 miles212 nmEast-southeast ESE
Camagüey *Fri 1:00 PM413 km257 miles223 nmWest-southwest WSW
Cap-Haïtien *Fri 1:00 PM450 km280 miles243 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Gonaïves *Fri 1:00 PM458 km285 miles247 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Puerto PlataFri 1:00 PM544 km338 miles294 nmSoutheast SE
Freeport *Fri 1:00 PM563 km350 miles304 nmNorthwest NW
Port-au-Prince *Fri 1:00 PM566 km351 miles305 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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