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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 Sunday, June 30, 2013 at 16:54:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 23° 08' North, Longitude: 72° 50' 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"954.19 miwest0° 00' 09.7"0.19 misouth954.20 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° 55' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.71 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"994.75 miwest0° 10' 02.2"11.50 minorth994.60 mi
24 hours11° 12' 28.2"767.20 mieast3° 45' 44.0"258.59 minorth805.61 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 PM225 km140 miles122 nmSoutheast SE
Cockburn Town *Sun 12:54 PM254 km158 miles137 nmSoutheast SE
Cap-Haïtien *Sun 12:54 PM378 km235 miles204 nmSouth S
Gonaïves *Sun 12:54 PM408 km253 miles220 nmSouth S
Puerto PlataSun 12:54 PM431 km268 miles232 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Holguín *Sun 12:54 PM431 km268 miles233 nmSouthwest SW
Santiago de Cuba *Sun 12:54 PM462 km287 miles250 nmSouthwest SW
Santiago de los CaballerosSun 12:54 PM463 km288 miles250 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Nassau *Sun 12:54 PM504 km313 miles272 nmWest-northwest WNW
Port-au-Prince *Sun 12:54 PM511 km318 miles276 nmSouth S
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