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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 9:54:00 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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= Astronomical Twilight

= Night, no twilight (darkest shade)

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Position of the Sun

On Sunday, September 22, 2013 at 21:54:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 01' South, Longitude: 150° 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 21:54:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 13' North, Longitude: 69° 45' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.89 meters/second, 1558.4 km/hour, 968.4 miles/hour or 841.5 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"968.14 miWest0° 06' 51.5"7.86 miNorth967.91 mi
24 hours11° 53' 47.2"794.13 miEast2° 20' 33.2"161.08 miNorth805.76 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KiritimatiMon 11:54 AM803 km499 miles433 nmWest-northwest WNW
PapeeteSun 11:54 AM1939 km1205 miles1047 nmSouth S
HonoluluSun 11:54 AM2496 km1551 miles1348 nmNorth-northwest NNW
FakaofoMon 10:54 AM2529 km1572 miles1366 nmWest-southwest WSW
RarotongaSun 11:54 AM2560 km1591 miles1382 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ApiaMon 10:54 AM2810 km1746 miles1517 nmSouthwest SW
Baker IslandSun 9:54 AM2907 km1806 miles1569 nmWest W
AlofiSun 10:54 AM2999 km1863 miles1619 nmSouthwest SW
FunafutiMon 9:54 AM3504 km2177 miles1892 nmWest-southwest WSW
AdamstownSun 1:54 PM3527 km2192 miles1904 nmSoutheast SE

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