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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° 43' 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"16.78 miwest0° 00' 00.8"0.02 minorth16.78 mi
1 hour14° 59' 59.8"1006.39 miwest0° 00' 49.2"0.94 minorth1006.42 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° 13' South, Longitude: 102° 05' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.35 meters/second, 1599.7 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"16.57 miwest0° 00' 11.6"0.22 minorth16.57 mi
1 hour14° 28' 59.8"993.95 miwest0° 11' 43.2"13.42 minorth994.25 mi
24 hours12° 08' 46.8"833.58 mieast4° 46' 21.9"327.97 minorth898.96 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 PM1463 km909 miles790 nmSouth S
Galapagos IslandsSun 1:20 PM2384 km1482 miles1287 nmNortheast NE
AdamstownSun 11:20 AM2731 km1697 miles1474 nmWest-southwest WSW
LimaSun 2:20 PM3225 km2004 miles1741 nmEast E
QuitoSun 2:20 PM3466 km2154 miles1872 nmEast-northeast ENE
San SalvadorSun 1:20 PM3631 km2256 miles1961 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuatemalaSun 1:20 PM3642 km2263 miles1966 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San JoseSun 1:20 PM3649 km2267 miles1970 nmNortheast NE
ManaguaSun 1:20 PM3677 km2285 miles1986 nmNortheast NE
TegucigalpaSun 1:20 PM3785 km2352 miles2044 nmNortheast NE
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