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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 Thursday, June 16, 2011 at 19:22:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 23° 21' North, Longitude: 110° 36' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.99 meters/second, 1533.6 km/hour, 952.9 miles/hour or 828.1 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 59.9"15.88 miwest0° 00' 00.1"0.00 minorth15.88 mi
1 hour14° 59' 51.9"952.55 miwest0° 00' 05.0"0.10 minorth952.55 mi
24 hours0° 03' 12.9"3.41 mieast0° 01' 49.2"2.09 minorth4.00 mi

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, June 16, 2011 at 19:22:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 21° 55' South, Longitude: 82° 44' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 414.31 meters/second, 1491.5 km/hour, 926.8 miles/hour or 805.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.1"15.45 miwest0° 00' 05.0"0.09 minorth15.45 mi
1 hour14° 26' 11.6"926.53 miwest0° 05' 01.5"5.76 minorth926.81 mi
24 hours13° 07' 44.1"842.66 mieast2° 33' 05.3"175.54 minorth867.82 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 *Thu 1:22 PM87 km54 miles47 nmSoutheast SE
La Paz *Thu 1:22 PM93 km58 miles50 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Mazatlan *Thu 1:22 PM427 km266 miles231 nmEast E
Tepic *Thu 1:22 PM622 km386 miles336 nmEast-southeast ESE
Puerto Vallarta *Thu 2:22 PM632 km392 miles341 nmEast-southeast ESE
HermosilloThu 12:22 PM634 km394 miles342 nmNorth N
Chihuahua *Thu 1:22 PM739 km459 miles399 nmNortheast NE
Guadalajara *Thu 2:22 PM805 km500 miles435 nmEast-southeast ESE
Aguascalientes *Thu 2:22 PM869 km540 miles469 nmEast E
Leon *Thu 2:22 PM948 km589 miles512 nmEast-southeast ESE
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