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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 areas of the Earth are in daylight and which are in night.

= The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

= The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

= Nautical Twilight

= Astronomical Twilight

= Night, no twilight (darkest shade)

See where the Moon is over the horizon

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## Position of the Sun

On Wednesday, July 13, 2011 at 19:22:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 21° 47' North, Longitude: 109° 03' West

The ground speed is currently 430.86 meters/second, 1551.1 kilometres/hour, 963.8 miles/hour or 837.5 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Sun compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude DifferenceLatitude DifferenceTotal
LaterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 59.9"16.06 miWest0° 00' 00.4"0.01 miSouth16.06 mi
1 hour14° 59' 55.7"963.43 miWest0° 00' 22.0"0.42 miSouth963.45 mi
24 hours0° 01' 39.9"1.78 miEast0° 08' 59.5"10.31 miSouth10.46 mi

## Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, July 13, 2011 at 19:22:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 22° 32' South, Longitude: 51° 18' East

The ground speed is currently 412.46 meters/second, 1484.9 kilometres/hour, 922.7 miles/hour or 801.8 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude DifferenceLatitude DifferenceTotal
LaterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.1"15.38 miWest0° 00' 03.7"0.07 miNorth15.38 mi
1 hour14° 26' 05.7"922.32 miWest0° 03' 49.8"4.39 miNorth922.54 mi
24 hours13° 15' 18.0"846.97 miEast2° 06' 37.8"145.20 miNorth865.49 mi

## Locations With the Sun Near Its Zenith

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

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LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Cabo San Lucas *Wed 1:22 PM151 km94 miles81 nm NW
San José del Cabo *Wed 1:22 PM156 km97 miles84 nm NNW
Mazatlan *Wed 1:22 PM314 km195 miles169 nm ENE
Puerto Vallarta *Wed 2:22 PM417 km259 miles225 nm ESE
Tepic *Wed 1:22 PM431 km268 miles233 nm E
Durango *Wed 2:22 PM514 km319 miles277 nm ENE
Guadalajara *Wed 2:22 PM605 km376 miles327 nm E
Colima *Wed 2:22 PM623 km387 miles336 nm ESE
Fresnillo *Wed 2:22 PM655 km407 miles353 nm ENE
Zacatecas *Wed 2:22 PM676 km420 miles365 nm E