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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 Monday, February 11, 2013 at 19:50:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 46' South, Longitude: 113° 57' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 450.60 meters/second, 1622.2 km/hour, 1008.0 miles/hour or 875.9 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.0"16.80 miwest0° 00' 00.8"0.02 minorth16.80 mi
1 hour15° 00' 00.2"1007.80 miwest0° 00' 49.8"0.95 minorth1007.83 mi
24 hours0° 00' 11.6"0.22 miwest0° 20' 01.9"22.95 minorth22.95 mi

Position of the Moon

On Monday, February 11, 2013 at 19:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 2° 21' South, Longitude: 96° 55' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.17 meters/second, 1613.4 km/hour, 1002.5 miles/hour or 871.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.2"16.71 miwest0° 00' 12.0"0.23 minorth16.71 mi
1 hour14° 30' 17.3"1002.46 miwest0° 12' 02.0"13.78 minorth1002.63 mi
24 hours11° 42' 00.8"808.63 mieast4° 45' 49.7"327.31 minorth872.78 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 *Mon 2:50 PM1551 km963 miles837 nmSouth-southeast SSE
AdamstownMon 11:50 AM2105 km1308 miles1137 nmSouthwest SW
Galapagos IslandsMon 1:50 PM3035 km1886 miles1639 nmEast-northeast ENE
PapeeteMon 9:50 AM3837 km2384 miles2072 nmWest W
LimaMon 2:50 PM4006 km2489 miles2163 nmEast E
Mexico CityMon 1:50 PM4014 km2494 miles2167 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuatemalaMon 1:50 PM4062 km2524 miles2193 nmNortheast NE
San SalvadorMon 1:50 PM4083 km2537 miles2204 nmNortheast NE
QuitoMon 2:50 PM4183 km2599 miles2258 nmEast-northeast ENE
ManaguaMon 1:50 PM4189 km2603 miles2262 nmNortheast NE
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