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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 10, 2013 at 19:20:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 06' South, Longitude: 106° 26' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.94 meters/second, 1619.8 km/hour, 1006.5 miles/hour or 874.6 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.0"16.77 miwest0° 00' 00.8"0.02 minorth16.77 mi
1 hour14° 59' 59.8"1006.32 miwest0° 00' 49.2"0.94 minorth1006.35 mi
24 hours0° 00' 00.0"0.00 miwest0° 19' 48.0"22.69 minorth22.69 mi

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, February 10, 2013 at 19:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 14' South, Longitude: 101° 49' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.34 meters/second, 1599.6 km/hour, 994.0 miles/hour or 863.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.9"16.56 miwest0° 00' 11.6"0.22 minorth16.57 mi
1 hour14° 28' 59.7"993.87 miwest0° 11' 43.2"13.42 minorth994.17 mi
24 hours12° 08' 48.3"833.54 mieast4° 46' 21.6"327.94 minorth898.92 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 2:20 PM1468 km912 miles793 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Galapagos IslandsSun 1:20 PM2360 km1467 miles1274 nmNortheast NE
AdamstownSun 11:20 AM2757 km1713 miles1489 nmWest-southwest WSW
LimaSun 2:20 PM3195 km1985 miles1725 nmEast E
QuitoSun 2:20 PM3439 km2137 miles1857 nmEast-northeast ENE
San SalvadorSun 1:20 PM3615 km2246 miles1952 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuatemalaSun 1:20 PM3627 km2254 miles1958 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San JoseSun 1:20 PM3628 km2254 miles1959 nmNortheast NE
ManaguaSun 1:20 PM3659 km2273 miles1975 nmNortheast NE
TegucigalpaSun 1:20 PM3768 km2341 miles2034 nmNortheast NE
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