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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

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Position of the Sun

On Friday, June 20, 2014 at 01:38:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 23° 26' North, Longitude: 155° 52' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.75 meters/second, 1532.7 km/hour, 952.4 miles/hour or 827.6 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 59.9"15.87 miwest0° 00' 00.0"0.00 minorth15.87 mi
1 hour14° 59' 51.8"951.95 miwest0° 00' 01.3"0.03 minorth951.95 mi
24 hours0° 03' 16.4"3.46 mieast0° 00' 21.7"0.42 minorth3.49 mi

Position of the Moon

On Friday, June 20, 2014 at 01:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 2° 51' North, Longitude: 68° 41' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.79 meters/second, 1612.1 km/hour, 1001.7 miles/hour or 870.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.8"16.69 miwest0° 00' 11.0"0.21 minorth16.69 mi
1 hour14° 29' 53.6"1001.61 miwest0° 11' 03.6"12.66 minorth1001.61 mi
24 hours11° 58' 40.0"827.49 mieast4° 16' 18.5"293.53 minorth875.84 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Wake IslandFri 1:38 PM1208 km751 miles652 nmEast-southeast ESE
HagåtñaFri 11:38 AM1609 km1000 miles869 nmSouthwest SW
PalikirFri 12:38 PM1844 km1146 miles995 nmSouth S
YokohamaFri 10:38 AM2057 km1278 miles1111 nmNorthwest NW
TokyoFri 10:38 AM2069 km1286 miles1117 nmNorthwest NW
NagoyaFri 10:38 AM2249 km1398 miles1214 nmNorthwest NW
KyotoFri 10:38 AM2332 km1449 miles1259 nmNorthwest NW
OsakaFri 10:38 AM2335 km1451 miles1261 nmNorthwest NW
KobeFri 10:38 AM2363 km1469 miles1276 nmNorthwest NW
MajuroFri 1:38 PM2436 km1513 miles1315 nmSoutheast SE
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