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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 areas of the Earth are in daylight and which are in night.

Map showing day and night parts of the world

UTC time = Wednesday, June 13, 2018 at 22:02:00.

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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 Wednesday, June 13, 2018 at 22:02:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 23° 15' North, Longitude: 150° 28' West

The ground speed is currently 426.35 meters/second, 1534.9 kilometres/hour, 953.7 miles/hour or 828.8 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Sun compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude DifferenceLatitude DifferenceTotal
LaterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 59.9"15.90 miWest0° 00' 00.1"0.00 miNorth15.90 mi
1 hour14° 59' 51.9"953.29 miWest0° 00' 07.7"0.15 miNorth953.28 mi
24 hours0° 03' 12.0"3.39 miEast0° 02' 53.3"3.31 miNorth4.74 mi

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, June 13, 2018 at 22:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 50' North, Longitude: 148° 51' West

The ground speed is currently 418.49 meters/second, 1506.6 kilometres/hour, 936.1 miles/hour or 813.5 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude DifferenceLatitude DifferenceTotal
LaterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 22.7"15.60 miWest0° 00' 04.1"0.08 miNorth15.60 mi
1 hour14° 22' 49.2"935.82 miWest0° 04' 01.1"4.61 miNorth935.63 mi
24 hours15° 02' 10.2"978.47 miEast0° 55' 08.1"63.21 miNorth977.64 mi

Locations With the Sun Near Its Zenith

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

LocationLocal TimeDistanceDirection
HiloWed 12:02 pm619 km384 miles334 nmSouthwest SW
WailukuWed 12:02 pm676 km420 miles365 nmWest-southwest WSW
HonoluluWed 12:02 pm792 km492 miles427 nmWest-southwest WSW
KiritimatiThu 12:02 pm2479 km1540 miles1338 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MidwayWed 11:02 am2750 km1709 miles1485 nmWest-northwest WNW
San Francisco *Wed 3:02 pm3118 km1938 miles1684 nmNortheast NE
Los Angeles *Wed 3:02 pm3351 km2082 miles1810 nmEast-northeast ENE
Unalaska *Wed 2:02 pm3658 km2273 miles1975 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Las Vegas *Wed 3:02 pm3677 km2285 miles1985 nmEast-northeast ENE
Seattle *Wed 3:02 pm3679 km2286 miles1987 nmNortheast NE

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