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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: 114° 13' 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"1007.87 miwest0° 00' 49.8"0.95 minorth1007.90 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: 97° 11' 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' 17.4"1002.54 miwest0° 12' 02.0"13.78 minorth1002.70 mi
24 hours11° 41' 59.7"808.67 mieast4° 45' 49.2"327.33 minorth872.82 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 PM1560 km969 miles842 nmSouth-southeast SSE
AdamstownMon 11:50 AM2082 km1293 miles1124 nmSouthwest SW
Galapagos IslandsMon 1:50 PM3063 km1903 miles1654 nmEast-northeast ENE
PapeeteMon 9:50 AM3807 km2366 miles2056 nmWest W
Mexico CityMon 1:50 PM4026 km2502 miles2174 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LimaMon 2:50 PM4036 km2508 miles2179 nmEast E
GuatemalaMon 1:50 PM4082 km2536 miles2204 nmNortheast NE
San SalvadorMon 1:50 PM4103 km2550 miles2216 nmNortheast NE
ManaguaMon 1:50 PM4211 km2617 miles2274 nmNortheast NE
QuitoMon 2:50 PM4211 km2617 miles2274 nmEast-northeast ENE
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