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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° 18' 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"1035.97 miwest0° 00' 59.0"1.13 minorth1035.98 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° 19' North, Longitude: 102° 29' 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' 56.2"1004.11 miwest0° 11' 43.2"13.42 minorth1004.19 mi
24 hours11° 31' 50.0"797.62 mieast4° 35' 42.5"315.75 minorth856.89 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 PM1223 km760 miles660 nmEast-northeast ENE
AcapulcoMon 12:50 PM2243 km1394 miles1211 nmNorth N
San SalvadorMon 12:50 PM2257 km1402 miles1218 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuatemalaMon 12:50 PM2267 km1409 miles1224 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuayaquilMon 1:50 PM2273 km1412 miles1227 nmEast E
ManaguaMon 12:50 PM2320 km1441 miles1253 nmNortheast NE
San JoseMon 12:50 PM2328 km1446 miles1257 nmNortheast NE
TegucigalpaMon 12:50 PM2415 km1501 miles1304 nmNortheast NE
QuitoMon 1:50 PM2451 km1523 miles1324 nmEast E
Mexico CityMon 12:50 PM2531 km1572 miles1366 nmNorth N
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