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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 Saturday, February 9, 2013 at 19:20:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 26' South, Longitude: 106° 43' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.29 meters/second, 1617.5 km/hour, 1005.0 miles/hour or 873.4 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.0"16.75 miwest0° 00' 00.8"0.02 minorth16.75 mi
1 hour14° 59' 59.3"1004.93 miwest0° 00' 48.5"0.93 minorth1004.96 mi
24 hours0° 00' 11.5"0.21 mieast0° 19' 34.0"22.42 minorth22.42 mi

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, February 9, 2013 at 19:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 43' South, Longitude: 114° 48' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.83 meters/second, 1576.2 km/hour, 979.4 miles/hour or 851.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.3"16.32 miwest0° 00' 10.5"0.20 minorth16.32 mi
1 hour14° 27' 27.6"979.33 miwest0° 10' 37.4"12.17 minorth979.71 mi
24 hours12° 42' 52.4"861.27 mieast4° 29' 12.9"308.40 minorth920.54 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 *Sat 2:20 PM1427 km887 miles771 nmSouth S
Galapagos IslandsSat 1:20 PM2406 km1495 miles1299 nmNortheast NE
AdamstownSat 11:20 AM2713 km1685 miles1465 nmWest-southwest WSW
LimaSat 2:20 PM3226 km2005 miles1742 nmEast E
QuitoSat 2:20 PM3481 km2163 miles1880 nmEast-northeast ENE
San SalvadorSat 1:20 PM3662 km2275 miles1977 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuatemalaSat 1:20 PM3673 km2283 miles1983 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San JoseSat 1:20 PM3675 km2283 miles1984 nmNortheast NE
ManaguaSat 1:20 PM3706 km2303 miles2001 nmNortheast NE
TegucigalpaSat 1:20 PM3815 km2370 miles2060 nmNortheast NE
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