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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, March 11, 2013 at 18:50:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 3° 25' South, Longitude: 100° 02' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 463.09 meters/second, 1667.1 km/hour, 1035.9 miles/hour or 900.2 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.1"17.27 miwest0° 00' 01.0"0.02 minorth17.27 mi
1 hour15° 00' 09.9"1035.90 miwest0° 00' 59.0"1.13 minorth1035.91 mi
24 hours0° 04' 00.1"4.61 miwest0° 23' 37.3"27.05 minorth27.44 mi

Position of the Moon

On Monday, March 11, 2013 at 18:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 18' North, Longitude: 102° 13' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.88 meters/second, 1616.0 km/hour, 1004.1 miles/hour or 872.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.8"16.73 miwest0° 00' 11.6"0.22 minorth16.74 mi
1 hour14° 30' 56.1"1004.04 miwest0° 11' 43.2"13.42 minorth1004.12 mi
24 hours11° 31' 50.5"797.58 mieast4° 35' 43.1"315.74 minorth856.85 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Galapagos IslandsMon 12:50 PM1193 km741 miles644 nmEast-northeast ENE
San SalvadorMon 12:50 PM2240 km1392 miles1209 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuayaquilMon 1:50 PM2242 km1393 miles1210 nmEast E
AcapulcoMon 12:50 PM2242 km1393 miles1211 nmNorth N
GuatemalaMon 12:50 PM2253 km1400 miles1217 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ManaguaMon 12:50 PM2299 km1429 miles1241 nmNortheast NE
San JoseMon 12:50 PM2304 km1432 miles1244 nmNortheast NE
TegucigalpaMon 12:50 PM2397 km1489 miles1294 nmNortheast NE
QuitoMon 1:50 PM2421 km1504 miles1307 nmEast E
Mexico CityMon 12:50 PM2529 km1572 miles1366 nmNorth N
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