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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° 20' 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"963.50 miwest0° 00' 22.0"0.42 misouth963.52 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° 02' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 412.47 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' 05.9"922.39 miwest0° 03' 49.8"4.40 minorth922.61 mi
24 hours13° 15' 16.1"847.01 mieast2° 06' 41.0"145.28 minorth865.54 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 PM136 km84 miles73 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Mazatlan *Wed 1:22 PM339 km210 miles183 nmEast-northeast ENE
Puerto Vallarta *Wed 2:22 PM445 km276 miles240 nmEast-southeast ESE
Tepic *Wed 1:22 PM460 km286 miles248 nmEast E
Guadalajara *Wed 2:22 PM633 km393 miles342 nmEast E
Colima *Wed 2:22 PM649 km403 miles350 nmEast-southeast ESE
Fresnillo *Wed 2:22 PM682 km424 miles368 nmEast-northeast ENE
Aguascalientes *Wed 2:22 PM727 km452 miles392 nmEast E
Leon *Wed 2:22 PM794 km493 miles428 nmEast E
HermosilloWed 12:22 PM823 km511 miles444 nmNorth N
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