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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 Tuesday, June 14, 2011 at 18:22:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 23° 16' North, Longitude: 95° 42' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.26 meters/second, 1534.5 km/hour, 953.5 miles/hour or 828.6 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 59.9"15.89 miwest0° 00' 00.1"0.00 minorth15.89 mi
1 hour14° 59' 52.0"953.15 miwest0° 00' 07.1"0.14 minorth953.14 mi
24 hours0° 03' 10.0"3.36 mieast0° 02' 39.6"3.05 minorth4.54 mi

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, June 14, 2011 at 18:22:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 23° 07' South, Longitude: 68° 56' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 409.71 meters/second, 1475.0 km/hour, 916.5 miles/hour or 796.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 23.9"15.28 miwest0° 00' 02.3"0.04 misouth15.28 mi
1 hour14° 23' 58.9"916.19 miwest0° 02' 11.6"2.52 misouth916.07 mi
24 hours14° 19' 42.8"911.67 mieast0° 09' 29.7"10.89 misouth911.20 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Matamoros *Tue 1:22 PM340 km211 miles184 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Veracruz *Tue 1:22 PM455 km283 miles246 nmSouth S
Monterrey *Tue 1:22 PM539 km335 miles291 nmWest-northwest WNW
Mexico City *Tue 1:22 PM555 km345 miles300 nmSouthwest SW
San Luis Potosi *Tue 1:22 PM556 km345 miles300 nmWest-southwest WSW
Querétaro *Tue 1:22 PM569 km353 miles307 nmWest-southwest WSW
Laredo *Tue 1:22 PM606 km377 miles327 nmNorthwest NW
Leon *Tue 1:22 PM661 km410 miles357 nmWest-southwest WSW
Merida *Tue 1:22 PM677 km421 miles366 nmEast-southeast ESE
Oaxaca *Tue 1:22 PM695 km432 miles375 nmSouth S
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