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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 areas of the Earth are in daylight and which are in night.

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

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

= Nautical Twilight

= Astronomical Twilight

= Night, no twilight (darkest shade)

See where the Moon is over the horizon

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## Position of the Sun

On Tuesday, July 2, 2013 at 23:48:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 22° 58' North, Longitude: 175° 57' West

The ground speed is currently 427.25 meters/second, 1538.1 kilometres/hour, 955.7 miles/hour or 830.5 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Sun compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude DifferenceLatitude DifferenceTotal
LaterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 59.9"15.93 miWest0° 00' 00.2"0.00 miSouth15.93 mi
1 hour14° 59' 53.1"955.31 miWest0° 00' 12.0"0.23 miSouth955.32 mi
24 hours0° 02' 44.6"2.92 miEast0° 05' 01.0"5.75 miSouth6.45 mi

## Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, July 2, 2013 at 23:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 00' North, Longitude: 122° 34' East

The ground speed is currently 431.93 meters/second, 1555.0 kilometres/hour, 966.2 miles/hour or 839.6 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude DifferenceLatitude DifferenceTotal
LaterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.6"16.10 miWest0° 00' 06.4"0.12 miNorth16.10 mi
1 hour14° 31' 38.9"965.97 miWest0° 06' 28.9"7.43 miNorth965.74 mi
24 hours11° 24' 19.0"758.43 miEast2° 13' 26.4"152.94 miNorth769.37 mi

## Locations With the Sun Near Its Zenith

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

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LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MidwayTue 12:48 PM599 km372 miles323 nm NNW
Wake IslandWed 11:48 AM1851 km1150 miles1000 nm W
HonoluluTue 1:48 PM1875 km1165 miles1012 nm E
MajuroWed 11:48 AM2219 km1379 miles1198 nm SW
Baker IslandTue 11:48 AM2519 km1565 miles1360 nm S
TarawaWed 11:48 AM2666 km1656 miles1439 nm SSW
KiritimatiWed 1:48 PM3081 km1914 miles1663 nm SE
YarenWed 11:48 AM3194 km1985 miles1725 nm SW
Adak *Tue 2:48 PM3209 km1994 miles1733 nm N
PalikirWed 10:48 AM3291 km2045 miles1777 nm WSW