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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

UTC time = Sunday, June 30, 2013 at 4:54:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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= Nautical Twilight

= Astronomical Twilight

= Night, no twilight (darkest shade)

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Position of the Sun

On Sunday, June 30, 2013 at 16:54:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 23° 08' North, Longitude: 72° 34' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.72 meters/second, 1536.2 km/hour, 954.5 miles/hour or 829.5 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 59.9"15.91 miWest0° 00' 00.2"0.00 miSouth15.91 mi
1 hour14° 59' 52.6"954.12 miWest0° 00' 09.7"0.19 miSouth954.13 mi
24 hours0° 02' 53.8"3.07 miEast0° 04' 05.8"4.70 miSouth5.62 mi

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, June 30, 2013 at 16:54:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 18' North, Longitude: 159° 39' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.72 meters/second, 1601.0 km/hour, 994.8 miles/hour or 864.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.8"16.58 miWest0° 00' 10.0"0.19 miNorth16.58 mi
1 hour14° 31' 56.5"994.69 miWest0° 10' 02.2"11.50 miNorth994.54 mi
24 hours11° 12' 28.2"767.15 miEast3° 45' 45.5"258.61 miNorth805.57 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 *Sun 12:54 PM209 km130 miles113 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Cockburn Town *Sun 12:54 PM236 km146 miles127 nmSoutheast SE
Cap-Haïtien *Sun 12:54 PM374 km233 miles202 nmSouth S
Gonaïves *Sun 12:54 PM408 km253 miles220 nmSouth S
Puerto PlataSun 12:54 PM416 km259 miles225 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Santiago de los CaballerosSun 12:54 PM450 km279 miles243 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Holguín *Sun 12:54 PM455 km283 miles246 nmWest-southwest WSW
Concepción de La VegaSun 12:54 PM481 km299 miles260 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Santiago de Cuba *Sun 12:54 PM482 km299 miles260 nmSouthwest SW
San Juan de la MaguanaSun 12:54 PM498 km309 miles269 nmSouth-southeast SSE

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