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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 22:00:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 23° 14' North, Longitude: 149° 09' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.39 meters/second, 1535.0 km/hour, 953.8 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' 52.5"953.37 miwest0° 00' 07.9"0.15 misouth953.38 mi
24 hours0° 02' 59.6"3.18 mieast0° 03' 22.2"3.87 misouth5.00 mi

Position of the Moon

On Friday, June 28, 2013 at 22:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 29' North, Longitude: 103° 30' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.85 meters/second, 1615.9 km/hour, 1004.1 miles/hour or 872.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.8"16.73 miwest0° 00' 11.5"0.22 minorth16.73 mi
1 hour14° 30' 54.8"1003.99 miwest0° 11' 34.4"13.25 minorth1004.06 mi
24 hours11° 28' 29.2"793.69 mieast4° 30' 40.6"309.97 minorth851.07 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HonoluluFri 12:00 Noon922 km573 miles498 nmWest-southwest WSW
KiritimatiSat 12:00 Noon2523 km1568 miles1363 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MidwayFri 11:00 AM2878 km1789 miles1554 nmWest-northwest WNW
San Francisco *Fri 3:00 PM3012 km1872 miles1626 nmNortheast NE
Los Angeles *Fri 3:00 PM3234 km2010 miles1746 nmEast-northeast ENE
Las Vegas *Fri 3:00 PM3563 km2214 miles1924 nmEast-northeast ENE
Seattle *Fri 3:00 PM3603 km2239 miles1945 nmNortheast NE
Vancouver *Fri 3:00 PM3681 km2287 miles1987 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Unalaska *Fri 2:00 PM3705 km2302 miles2000 nmNorth-northwest NNW
PhoenixFri 3:00 PM3785 km2352 miles2044 nmEast-northeast ENE
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