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Day and Night World Map

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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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Map notes

Position of the Sun

On Saturday, June 29, 2013 at 16:54:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 23° 11' North
Longitude: 72° 53' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.52 meters/second, 1535.5 km/hour, 954.1 miles/hour or 829.1 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"953.75 miwest0° 00' 08.7"0.17 misouth953.76 mi
24 hours0° 02' 57.3"3.13 mieast0° 03' 41.4"4.24 misouth5.27 mi

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, June 29, 2013 at 16:54:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 4° 04' North
Longitude: 171° 13' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.07 meters/second, 1613.1 km/hour, 1002.3 miles/hour or 871.0 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"16.70 miwest0° 00' 11.0"0.21 minorth16.71 mi
1 hour14° 31' 32.7"1002.30 miwest0° 11' 03.7"12.67 minorth1002.26 mi
24 hours11° 17' 30.9"779.16 mieast4° 14' 27.4"291.44 minorth829.30 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with Sun near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Cockburn Harbour *Sat 12:54 PM234 km145 miles126 nmSoutheast SE
Cockburn Town *Sat 12:54 PM263 km163 miles142 nmSoutheast SE
Cap-Haïtien *Sat 12:54 PM386 km240 miles208 nmSouth S
Gonaïves *Sat 12:54 PM415 km258 miles224 nmSouth S
Holguín *Sat 12:54 PM431 km268 miles233 nmSouthwest SW
Puerto PlataSat 12:54 PM439 km273 miles237 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Santiago de Cuba *Sat 12:54 PM464 km288 miles250 nmSouthwest SW
Santiago de los CaballerosSat 12:54 PM471 km293 miles255 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Nassau *Sat 12:54 PM496 km308 miles268 nmWest-northwest WNW
Port-au-Prince *Sat 12:54 PM519 km322 miles280 nmSouth S
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