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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 Tuesday, February 19, 2013 at 17:26:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 02' South, Longitude: 78° 03' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 455.35 meters/second, 1639.2 km/hour, 1018.6 miles/hour or 885.1 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.1"16.98 miwest0° 00' 00.9"0.02 minorth16.98 mi
1 hour15° 00' 03.9"1018.47 miwest0° 00' 53.7"1.03 minorth1018.50 mi
24 hours0° 01' 37.3"1.84 miwest0° 21' 34.1"24.71 minorth24.77 mi

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, February 19, 2013 at 17:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 34' North, Longitude: 29° 33' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.36 meters/second, 1513.3 km/hour, 940.3 miles/hour or 817.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.7"15.67 miwest0° 00' 00.4"0.01 misouth15.67 mi
1 hour14° 30' 50.7"940.01 miwest0° 00' 24.8"0.48 misouth940.03 mi
24 hours11° 39' 54.3"755.59 mieast0° 36' 16.0"41.58 misouth758.20 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with Sun near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
CallaoTue 12:26 PM149 km93 miles81 nmSoutheast SE
LimaTue 12:26 PM158 km98 miles86 nmSoutheast SE
Machu Picchu PuebloTue 12:26 PM646 km401 miles349 nmEast-southeast ESE
LojaTue 12:26 PM788 km490 miles426 nmNorth N
GuayaquilTue 12:26 PM996 km619 miles538 nmNorth-northwest NNW
CobijaTue 1:26 PM1015 km630 miles548 nmEast E
Rio BrancoTue 1:26 PM1126 km700 miles608 nmEast E
QuitoTue 12:26 PM1195 km743 miles645 nmNorth N
La PazTue 1:26 PM1231 km765 miles665 nmEast-southeast ESE
CaliTue 12:26 PM1605 km998 miles867 nmNorth N
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