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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 19:22:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 23° 16' North, Longitude: 110° 25' 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"953.07 miwest0° 00' 07.1"0.14 minorth953.06 mi
24 hours0° 03' 10.2"3.36 mieast0° 02' 38.7"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 Latitude: 23° 09' South, Longitude: 54° 48' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 409.61 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"915.89 miwest0° 02' 02.3"2.34 misouth915.77 mi
24 hours14° 19' 08.0"910.75 mieast0° 05' 50.5"6.70 misouth910.44 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 PM68 km42 miles37 nmSoutheast SE
La Paz *Tue 1:22 PM98 km61 miles53 nmNorth N
Mazatlan *Tue 1:22 PM410 km255 miles221 nmEast E
Tepic *Tue 1:22 PM602 km374 miles325 nmEast-southeast ESE
Puerto Vallarta *Tue 2:22 PM612 km380 miles330 nmEast-southeast ESE
HermosilloTue 12:22 PM644 km400 miles348 nmNorth N
Chihuahua *Tue 1:22 PM736 km457 miles397 nmNortheast NE
Guadalajara *Tue 2:22 PM785 km488 miles424 nmEast-southeast ESE
Aguascalientes *Tue 2:22 PM850 km528 miles459 nmEast E
Leon *Tue 2:22 PM929 km577 miles502 nmEast-southeast ESE
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