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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 Saturday, June 29, 2013 at 22:54:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 23° 10' North, Longitude: 162° 36' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.57 meters/second, 1535.7 km/hour, 954.2 miles/hour or 829.2 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"953.79 miwest0° 00' 09.0"0.17 misouth953.80 mi
24 hours0° 02' 56.4"3.12 mieast0° 03' 47.5"4.35 misouth5.35 mi

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, June 29, 2013 at 22:54:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 10' North, Longitude: 101° 54' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.46 meters/second, 1610.8 km/hour, 1000.9 miles/hour or 869.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.6"16.68 miwest0° 00' 10.8"0.21 minorth16.68 mi
1 hour14° 31' 40.9"1000.85 miwest0° 10' 50.6"12.42 minorth1000.78 mi
24 hours11° 15' 23.9"775.49 mieast4° 08' 05.3"284.14 minorth822.90 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HonoluluSat 12:54 PM530 km330 miles286 nmEast-southeast ESE
WailukuSat 12:54 PM679 km422 miles366 nmEast-southeast ESE
MidwaySat 11:54 AM1583 km984 miles855 nmWest-northwest WNW
KiritimatiSun 12:54 PM2425 km1507 miles1309 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Baker IslandSat 10:54 AM2953 km1835 miles1594 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Wake IslandSun 10:54 AM3215 km1998 miles1736 nmWest W
MajuroSun 10:54 AM3317 km2061 miles1791 nmWest-southwest WSW
Adak *Sat 1:54 PM3405 km2116 miles1838 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Unalaska *Sat 2:54 PM3423 km2127 miles1848 nmNorth N
TarawaSun 10:54 AM3569 km2218 miles1927 nmSouthwest SW
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