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Day and Night World Map

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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 Friday, February 15, 2013 at 18:34:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 12° 26' South
Longitude: 95° 15' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 453.06 meters/second, 1631.0 km/hour, 1013.5 miles/hour or 880.7 knots.The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.0"16.89 miwest0° 00' 00.9"0.02 minorth16.89 mi
1 hour15° 00' 02.0"1013.39 miwest0° 00' 51.9"0.99 minorth1013.42 mi
24 hours0° 00' 55.8"1.05 miwest0° 20' 51.3"23.89 minorth23.92 mi

Position of the Moon

On Friday, February 15, 2013 at 18:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 14° 18' North
Longitude: 33° 08' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.49 meters/second, 1567.8 km/hour, 974.2 miles/hour or 846.5 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.7"16.24 miwest0° 00' 07.9"0.15 minorth16.24 mi
1 hour14° 31' 47.9"974.02 miwest0° 07' 54.3"9.06 minorth973.77 mi
24 hours11° 19' 22.8"759.08 mieast2° 48' 37.0"193.25 minorth778.40 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with Sun near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Galapagos IslandsFri 12:34 PM1419 km882 miles766 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LimaFri 1:34 PM1982 km1232 miles1070 nmEast E
GuayaquilFri 1:34 PM2035 km1264 miles1099 nmEast-northeast ENE
Easter Island *Fri 1:34 PM2189 km1360 miles1182 nmSouthwest SW
QuitoFri 1:34 PM2289 km1422 miles1236 nmNortheast NE
San JoseFri 12:34 PM2764 km1717 miles1492 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ManaguaFri 12:34 PM2893 km1798 miles1562 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PanamaFri 1:34 PM2939 km1826 miles1587 nmNortheast NE
La PazFri 2:34 PM2956 km1837 miles1596 nmEast-southeast ESE
San SalvadorFri 12:34 PM2965 km1843 miles1601 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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