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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 Sunday, October 7, 2012 at 19:10:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 53' South, Longitude: 110° 35' West

The ground speed is currently 461.50 meters/second, 1661.4 kilometres/hour, 1032.3 miles/hour or 897.1 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° 15' 00.1"17.21 miWest0° 00' 01.0"0.02 miSouth17.21 mi
1 hour15° 00' 10.6"1032.31 miWest0° 00' 57.1"1.09 miSouth1032.30 mi
24 hours0° 04' 10.1"4.78 miWest0° 22' 50.6"26.16 miSouth26.59 mi

## Position of the Moon

On Sunday, October 7, 2012 at 19:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 38' North, Longitude: 155° 24' East

The ground speed is currently 422.87 meters/second, 1522.3 kilometres/hour, 945.9 miles/hour or 822.0 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' 30.7"15.77 miWest0° 00' 04.0"0.08 miSouth15.77 mi
1 hour14° 30' 47.2"945.63 miWest0° 04' 04.9"4.68 miSouth945.84 mi
24 hours11° 39' 22.6"759.57 miEast2° 03' 40.4"141.77 miSouth777.29 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
Easter Island *Sun 2:10 PM2351 km1461 miles1269 nm S
Galapagos IslandsSun 1:10 PM2396 km1489 miles1294 nm ENE
AdamstownSun 11:10 AM2973 km1847 miles1605 nm SW
Mexico City *Sun 2:10 PM3067 km1906 miles1656 nm NNE
GuatemalaSun 1:10 PM3168 km1969 miles1711 nm NE
San SalvadorSun 1:10 PM3206 km1992 miles1731 nm NE
ManaguaSun 1:10 PM3351 km2082 miles1809 nm NE
TegucigalpaSun 1:10 PM3399 km2112 miles1835 nm NE
San JoseSun 1:10 PM3420 km2125 miles1847 nm ENE
BelmopanSun 1:10 PM3507 km2179 miles1894 nm NE