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Day and Night World Map

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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 Tuesday, June 4, 2013 at 17:48:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 22° 30' North
Longitude: 87° 41' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.66 meters/second, 1543.2 km/hour, 958.9 miles/hour or 833.2 knots.The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 59.9"15.98 miwest0° 00' 00.3"0.01 minorth15.98 mi
1 hour14° 59' 53.3"958.54 miwest0° 00' 16.8"0.32 minorth958.53 mi
24 hours0° 02' 40.6"2.85 mieast0° 06' 30.6"7.47 minorth7.99 mi

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, June 4, 2013 at 17:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 13° 09' North
Longitude: 132° 16' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.73 meters/second, 1575.8 km/hour, 979.2 miles/hour or 850.9 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.0"16.32 miwest0° 00' 08.2"0.16 minorth16.32 mi
1 hour14° 32' 01.9"979.06 miwest0° 08' 09.4"9.35 minorth978.84 mi
24 hours11° 15' 51.9"758.86 mieast2° 56' 46.8"202.58 minorth780.71 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with Sun near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Cancún *Tue 12:48 PM172 km107 miles93 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Playa del Carmen *Tue 12:48 PM217 km135 miles117 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Cozumel *Tue 12:48 PM234 km146 miles127 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Merida *Tue 12:48 PM263 km164 miles142 nmSouthwest SW
Chetumal *Tue 12:48 PM449 km279 miles242 nmSouth S
Orange Walk TownTue 11:48 AM499 km310 miles269 nmSouth S
San PedroTue 11:48 AM509 km316 miles275 nmSouth S
Havana *Tue 1:48 PM548 km341 miles296 nmEast E
Belize CityTue 11:48 AM557 km346 miles301 nmSouth S
BelmopanTue 11:48 AM593 km369 miles320 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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