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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 Sunday, February 3, 2013 at 19:34:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 18' South, Longitude: 110° 19' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.29 meters/second, 1603.1 km/hour, 996.1 miles/hour or 865.6 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 59.9"16.60 miwest0° 00' 00.7"0.01 minorth16.60 mi
1 hour14° 59' 56.4"995.94 miwest0° 00' 44.6"0.85 minorth995.97 mi
24 hours0° 01' 21.8"1.51 mieast0° 18' 00.9"20.65 minorth20.70 mi

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, February 3, 2013 at 19:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 34' South, Longitude: 157° 42' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.82 meters/second, 1533.0 km/hour, 952.5 miles/hour or 827.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.3"15.88 miwest0° 00' 06.7"0.13 misouth15.88 mi
1 hour14° 26' 21.0"952.30 miwest0° 06' 42.6"7.69 misouth952.04 mi
24 hours13° 45' 27.1"907.37 mieast2° 09' 47.2"148.79 misouth913.91 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Easter Island *Sun 2:34 PM1199 km745 miles648 nmSouth S
AdamstownSun 11:34 AM2276 km1414 miles1229 nmWest-southwest WSW
Galapagos IslandsSun 1:34 PM2839 km1764 miles1533 nmNortheast NE
LimaSun 2:34 PM3618 km2248 miles1954 nmEast E
QuitoSun 2:34 PM3917 km2434 miles2115 nmEast-northeast ENE
San SalvadorSun 1:34 PM4049 km2516 miles2187 nmNortheast NE
GuatemalaSun 1:34 PM4051 km2517 miles2187 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San JoseSun 1:34 PM4094 km2544 miles2211 nmNortheast NE
ManaguaSun 1:34 PM4112 km2555 miles2220 nmNortheast NE
Mexico CitySun 1:34 PM4136 km2570 miles2233 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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