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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, September 22, 2013 at 9:34:00 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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Position of the Sun

On Sunday, September 22, 2013 at 21:34:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 01' South, Longitude: 145° 22' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 463.94 meters/second, 1670.2 km/hour, 1037.8 miles/hour or 901.8 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.1"17.30 miWest0° 00' 01.0"0.02 miSouth17.30 mi
1 hour15° 00' 13.1"1037.81 miWest0° 00' 58.3"1.11 miSouth1037.82 mi
24 hours0° 05' 15.8"6.07 miWest0° 23' 21.0"26.74 miSouth27.42 mi

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, September 22, 2013 at 21:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 11' North, Longitude: 74° 35' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.97 meters/second, 1558.7 km/hour, 968.5 miles/hour or 841.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.2"16.14 miWest0° 00' 06.8"0.13 miNorth16.14 mi
1 hour14° 30' 14.8"968.32 miWest0° 06' 53.2"7.89 miNorth968.09 mi
24 hours11° 53' 47.9"794.29 miEast2° 21' 15.6"161.89 miNorth806.06 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KiritimatiMon 11:34 AM1348 km838 miles728 nmWest W
PapeeteSun 11:34 AM1991 km1237 miles1075 nmSouth-southwest SSW
HonoluluSun 11:34 AM2722 km1691 miles1470 nmNorth-northwest NNW
RarotongaSun 11:34 AM2822 km1753 miles1524 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FakaofoMon 10:34 AM3044 km1891 miles1644 nmWest-southwest WSW
AdamstownSun 1:34 PM3222 km2002 miles1740 nmSouth-southeast SSE
ApiaMon 10:34 AM3287 km2042 miles1775 nmWest-southwest WSW
AlofiSun 10:34 AM3410 km2119 miles1841 nmSouthwest SW
Baker IslandSun 9:34 AM3463 km2152 miles1870 nmWest W
NukualofaMon 10:34 AM3997 km2484 miles2158 nmSouthwest SW

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