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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

UTC time = Friday, March 15, 2013 at 7:34:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Position of the Sun

On Friday, March 15, 2013 at 19:34:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 1° 50' South, Longitude: 111° 18' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 463.69 meters/second, 1669.3 km/hour, 1037.2 miles/hour or 901.3 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.1"17.29 miWest0° 00' 01.0"0.02 miNorth17.29 mi
1 hour15° 00' 10.6"1037.23 miWest0° 00' 59.2"1.13 miNorth1037.24 mi
24 hours0° 04' 15.5"4.91 miWest0° 23' 43.0"27.16 miNorth27.60 mi

Position of the Moon

On Friday, March 15, 2013 at 19:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 05' North, Longitude: 67° 05' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.59 meters/second, 1553.7 km/hour, 965.4 miles/hour or 838.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.3"16.09 miWest0° 00' 06.6"0.13 miNorth16.09 mi
1 hour14° 31' 16.1"965.21 miWest0° 06' 40.5"7.65 miNorth964.97 mi
24 hours11° 31' 58.7"766.65 miEast2° 17' 01.1"157.04 miNorth778.06 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Galapagos IslandsFri 1:34 PM2417 km1502 miles1305 nmEast E
AcapulcoFri 1:34 PM2419 km1503 miles1306 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuadalajaraFri 1:34 PM2636 km1638 miles1423 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Mexico CityFri 1:34 PM2702 km1679 miles1459 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Easter Island *Fri 2:34 PM2802 km1741 miles1513 nmSouth S
GuatemalaFri 1:34 PM2924 km1817 miles1579 nmNortheast NE
San SalvadorFri 1:34 PM2984 km1854 miles1611 nmNortheast NE
ManaguaFri 1:34 PM3172 km1971 miles1713 nmEast-northeast ENE
TegucigalpaFri 1:34 PM3189 km1982 miles1722 nmNortheast NE
BelmopanFri 1:34 PM3251 km2020 miles1756 nmNortheast NE

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