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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 19:50:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 3° 25' South, Longitude: 115° 02' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 463.10 meters/second, 1667.2 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"1035.92 miwest0° 00' 59.0"1.13 minorth1035.93 mi
24 hours0° 04' 00.3"4.61 miwest0° 23' 37.3"27.05 minorth27.44 mi

Position of the Moon

On Monday, March 11, 2013 at 19:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 30' North, Longitude: 116° 44' 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' 57.6"1004.04 miwest0° 11' 42.5"13.41 minorth1004.12 mi
24 hours11° 31' 24.0"797.05 mieast4° 35' 08.3"315.08 minorth856.02 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 *Mon 2:50 PM2689 km1671 miles1452 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Galapagos IslandsMon 1:50 PM2842 km1766 miles1535 nmEast E
AdamstownMon 11:50 AM2890 km1796 miles1560 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Mexico CityMon 1:50 PM3067 km1906 miles1656 nmNortheast NE
GuatemalaMon 1:50 PM3358 km2086 miles1813 nmNortheast NE
San SalvadorMon 1:50 PM3423 km2127 miles1848 nmNortheast NE
ManaguaMon 1:50 PM3618 km2248 miles1954 nmEast-northeast ENE
HermosilloMon 12:50 PM3620 km2249 miles1954 nmNorth N
TegucigalpaMon 1:50 PM3627 km2254 miles1959 nmEast-northeast ENE
BelmopanMon 1:50 PM3680 km2287 miles1987 nmNortheast NE
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