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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, 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 of the movement is currently 430.86 meters/second, 1551.1 km/hour, 963.8 miles/hour or 837.5 knots. The table below shows the Sun position 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 of the movement is currently 412.46 meters/second, 1484.9 km/hour, 922.7 miles/hour or 801.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.1"15.38 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 zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Cabo San Lucas *Wed 1:22 PM151 km94 miles81 nmNorthwest NW
Mazatlan *Wed 1:22 PM314 km195 miles169 nmEast-northeast ENE
Puerto Vallarta *Wed 2:22 PM417 km259 miles225 nmEast-southeast ESE
Tepic *Wed 1:22 PM431 km268 miles233 nmEast E
Guadalajara *Wed 2:22 PM605 km376 miles327 nmEast E
Colima *Wed 2:22 PM623 km387 miles336 nmEast-southeast ESE
Fresnillo *Wed 2:22 PM655 km407 miles353 nmEast-northeast ENE
Aguascalientes *Wed 2:22 PM698 km434 miles377 nmEast E
Leon *Wed 2:22 PM765 km475 miles413 nmEast E
Chihuahua *Wed 1:22 PM815 km506 miles440 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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