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Day and Night World Map

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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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Map notes

Position of the Sun

On Tuesday, July 29, 2014 at 19:14:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 18° 37' North
Longitude: 107° 09' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.71 meters/second, 1583.0 km/hour, 983.6 miles/hour or 854.7 knots.The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.0"16.39 miwest0° 00' 00.6"0.01 misouth16.39 mi
1 hour15° 00' 01.3"983.39 miwest0° 00' 35.9"0.69 misouth983.42 mi
24 hours0° 00' 35.2"0.64 miwest0° 14' 30.6"16.63 misouth16.65 mi

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, July 29, 2014 at 19:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 5° 24' North
Longitude: 78° 04' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.56 meters/second, 1614.8 km/hour, 1003.4 miles/hour or 871.9 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 34.2"16.72 miwest0° 00' 09.2"0.18 misouth16.72 mi
1 hour14° 34' 10.9"1003.40 miwest0° 09' 13.0"10.56 misouth1003.58 mi
24 hours10° 18' 27.6"709.89 mieast3° 46' 21.1"259.23 misouth757.32 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with Sun near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Puerto Vallarta *Tue 2:14 PM298 km185 miles161 nmNortheast NE
Colima *Tue 2:14 PM368 km229 miles199 nmEast-northeast ENE
Tepic *Tue 1:14 PM397 km247 miles215 nmNortheast NE
Guadalajara *Tue 2:14 PM459 km285 miles248 nmEast-northeast ENE
Mazatlan *Tue 1:14 PM515 km320 miles278 nmNorth N
Aguascalientes *Tue 2:14 PM621 km386 miles335 nmNortheast NE
Leon *Tue 2:14 PM637 km396 miles344 nmEast-northeast ENE
Fresnillo *Tue 2:14 PM673 km418 miles363 nmNortheast NE
San Luis Potosi *Tue 2:14 PM754 km469 miles407 nmEast-northeast ENE
Acapulco *Tue 2:14 PM791 km491 miles427 nmEast-southeast ESE
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