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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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Position of the Sun

On Tuesday, June 14, 2011 at 19:22:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 23° 16' North
Longitude: 110° 42' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.25 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"953.14 miwest0° 00' 07.1"0.14 minorth953.13 mi
24 hours0° 03' 10.2"3.36 mieast0° 02' 38.6"3.03 minorth4.52 mi

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, June 14, 2011 at 19:22:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 23° 10' South
Longitude: 54° 32' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 409.60 meters/second, 1474.6 km/hour, 916.3 miles/hour or 796.2 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 23.9"15.27 miwest0° 00' 02.1"0.04 misouth15.27 mi
1 hour14° 23' 59.2"915.95 miwest0° 02' 02.1"2.34 misouth915.83 mi
24 hours14° 19' 07.3"910.79 mieast0° 05' 46.4"6.62 misouth910.49 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with Sun near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Cabo San Lucas *Tue 1:22 PM92 km57 miles49 nmEast-southeast ESE
La Paz *Tue 1:22 PM105 km65 miles57 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Mazatlan *Tue 1:22 PM438 km272 miles237 nmEast E
Tepic *Tue 1:22 PM629 km391 miles340 nmEast-southeast ESE
Puerto Vallarta *Tue 2:22 PM637 km396 miles344 nmEast-southeast ESE
HermosilloTue 12:22 PM642 km399 miles347 nmNorth N
Chihuahua *Tue 1:22 PM753 km468 miles406 nmNortheast NE
Guadalajara *Tue 2:22 PM812 km505 miles439 nmEast-southeast ESE
Aguascalientes *Tue 2:22 PM878 km546 miles474 nmEast E
Leon *Tue 2:22 PM957 km595 miles517 nmEast-southeast ESE
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