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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 Wednesday, June 15, 2011 at 17:22:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 23° 19' North, Longitude: 80° 39' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.12 meters/second, 1534.0 km/hour, 953.2 miles/hour or 828.3 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' 51.9"952.84 miwest0° 00' 06.1"0.12 minorth952.84 mi
24 hours0° 03' 11.5"3.38 mieast0° 02' 16.1"2.60 minorth4.27 mi

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, June 15, 2011 at 17:22:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 23° 18' South, Longitude: 97° 40' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 409.41 meters/second, 1473.9 km/hour, 915.8 miles/hour or 795.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.5"15.26 miwest0° 00' 01.2"0.02 minorth15.26 mi
1 hour14° 24' 31.8"915.53 miwest0° 01' 22.7"1.58 minorth915.61 mi
24 hours13° 55' 34.0"884.88 mieast1° 13' 06.3"83.85 minorth892.80 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Santa Clara *Wed 1:22 PM123 km76 miles66 nmSoutheast SE
Havana *Wed 1:22 PM178 km111 miles96 nmWest W
Key West *Wed 1:22 PM180 km112 miles97 nmNorthwest NW
Miami *Wed 1:22 PM277 km172 miles150 nmNorth N
Hialeah *Wed 1:22 PM283 km176 miles153 nmNorth N
Hollywood *Wed 1:22 PM304 km189 miles164 nmNorth N
Fort Lauderdale *Wed 1:22 PM315 km196 miles170 nmNorth N
Naples *Wed 1:22 PM334 km207 miles180 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Camagüey *Wed 1:22 PM354 km220 miles191 nmSoutheast SE
Cape Coral *Wed 1:22 PM383 km238 miles207 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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