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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° 26' 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"953.44 miwest0° 00' 07.9"0.15 misouth953.45 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° 14' 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 minorth16.74 mi
1 hour14° 30' 54.8"1004.06 miwest0° 11' 34.4"13.25 minorth1004.13 mi
24 hours11° 28' 28.5"793.73 mieast4° 30' 39.9"309.98 minorth851.10 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 Noon894 km555 miles483 nmWest-southwest WSW
KiritimatiSat 12:00 Noon2513 km1562 miles1357 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MidwayFri 11:00 AM2851 km1772 miles1540 nmWest-northwest WNW
San Francisco *Fri 3:00 PM3034 km1885 miles1638 nmNortheast NE
Los Angeles *Fri 3:00 PM3259 km2025 miles1760 nmEast-northeast ENE
Las Vegas *Fri 3:00 PM3588 km2229 miles1937 nmEast-northeast ENE
Seattle *Fri 3:00 PM3619 km2249 miles1954 nmNortheast NE
Vancouver *Fri 3:00 PM3696 km2296 miles1995 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Unalaska *Fri 2:00 PM3696 km2296 miles1996 nmNorth-northwest NNW
PhoenixFri 3:00 PM3811 km2368 miles2058 nmEast-northeast ENE
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