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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, March 10, 2013 at 19:50:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 3° 48' South, Longitude: 115° 15' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 462.90 meters/second, 1666.4 km/hour, 1035.5 miles/hour or 899.8 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.1"17.26 miwest0° 00' 01.0"0.02 minorth17.26 mi
1 hour15° 00' 09.6"1035.54 miwest0° 00' 58.9"1.12 minorth1035.55 mi
24 hours0° 03' 55.8"4.52 miwest0° 23' 34.9"27.01 minorth27.39 mi

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, March 10, 2013 at 19:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 4° 12' South, Longitude: 128° 46' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.31 meters/second, 1610.3 km/hour, 1000.6 miles/hour or 869.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.2"16.68 miwest0° 00' 11.6"0.22 minorth16.68 mi
1 hour14° 30' 12.4"1000.59 miwest0° 11' 43.1"13.42 minorth1000.81 mi
24 hours11° 45' 41.7"811.43 mieast4° 42' 23.0"323.39 minorth874.92 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 2:50 PM2652 km1648 miles1432 nmSouth-southeast SSE
AdamstownSun 11:50 AM2840 km1765 miles1534 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Galapagos IslandsSun 1:50 PM2870 km1783 miles1550 nmEast E
Mexico CitySun 1:50 PM3116 km1936 miles1683 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuatemalaSun 1:50 PM3403 km2114 miles1837 nmNortheast NE
San SalvadorSun 1:50 PM3467 km2155 miles1872 nmNortheast NE
ManaguaSun 1:50 PM3660 km2274 miles1976 nmEast-northeast ENE
HermosilloSun 12:50 PM3666 km2278 miles1979 nmNorth N
TegucigalpaSun 1:50 PM3671 km2281 miles1982 nmEast-northeast ENE
BelmopanSun 1:50 PM3726 km2315 miles2012 nmNortheast NE
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