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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 = Monday, July 22, 2013 at 3:10:00 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).

= Civil Twilight (lightest shade)

= Nautical Twilight

= Astronomical Twilight

= Night, no twilight (darkest shade)

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Position of the Sun

On Monday, July 22, 2013 at 15:10:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 09' North, Longitude: 45° 53' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.60 meters/second, 1568.2 km/hour, 974.4 miles/hour or 846.7 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.0"16.24 miWest0° 00' 00.5"0.01 miSouth16.24 mi
1 hour14° 59' 58.7"974.07 miWest0° 00' 30.2"0.58 miSouth974.10 mi
24 hours0° 00' 24.4"0.44 miEast0° 12' 17.2"14.09 miSouth14.09 mi

Position of the Moon

On Monday, July 22, 2013 at 15:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 47' South, Longitude: 131° 11' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.67 meters/second, 1543.2 km/hour, 958.9 miles/hour or 833.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.1"15.98 miWest0° 00' 08.2"0.16 miNorth15.98 mi
1 hour14° 24' 08.9"958.71 miWest0° 08' 17.3"9.50 miNorth959.08 mi
24 hours14° 01' 06.5"933.15 miEast3° 45' 27.7"258.34 miNorth975.90 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BridgetownMon 11:10 AM1660 km1031 miles896 nmWest-southwest WSW
Saint John's (Antigua)Mon 11:10 AM1717 km1067 miles927 nmWest W
Fort-de-FranceMon 11:10 AM1726 km1073 miles932 nmWest-southwest WSW
RoseauMon 11:10 AM1730 km1075 miles934 nmWest-southwest WSW
Basse-Terre (Guadeloupe)Mon 11:10 AM1739 km1081 miles939 nmWest-southwest WSW
CastriesMon 11:10 AM1745 km1084 miles942 nmWest-southwest WSW
Basseterre (St. Kitts)Mon 11:10 AM1804 km1121 miles974 nmWest W
KingstownMon 11:10 AM1810 km1124 miles977 nmWest-southwest WSW
CayenneMon 12:10 PM1823 km1133 miles984 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ParamariboMon 12:10 PM1877 km1166 miles1014 nmSouth-southwest SSW

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