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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 10:44:00 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 22:44:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 02' South, Longitude: 162° 52' 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 miSouth1037.81 mi
24 hours0° 05' 15.7"6.07 miWest0° 23' 21.0"26.74 miSouth27.42 mi

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, September 22, 2013 at 22:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 19' North, Longitude: 57° 40' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.70 meters/second, 1557.7 km/hour, 967.9 miles/hour or 841.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.2"16.13 miWest0° 00' 06.7"0.13 miNorth16.13 mi
1 hour14° 30' 14.8"967.70 miWest0° 06' 47.2"7.78 miNorth967.47 mi
24 hours11° 53' 45.3"793.74 miEast2° 18' 47.2"159.06 miNorth805.00 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KiritimatiMon 12:44 PM651 km405 miles352 nmEast-northeast ENE
RawakiMon 11:44 AM963 km598 miles520 nmWest-southwest WSW
FakaofoMon 11:44 AM1384 km860 miles748 nmSouthwest SW
Baker IslandSun 10:44 AM1515 km941 miles818 nmWest W
ApiaMon 11:44 AM1814 km1127 miles980 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FunafutiMon 10:44 AM2199 km1366 miles1187 nmWest-southwest WSW
AlofiSun 11:44 AM2240 km1392 miles1210 nmSouth-southwest SSW
RarotongaSun 12:44 PM2369 km1472 miles1279 nmSouth S
PapeeteSun 12:44 PM2423 km1506 miles1308 nmSoutheast SE
HonoluluSun 12:44 PM2424 km1506 miles1309 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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