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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 Sunday, June 23, 2013 at 18:26:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 23° 25' North, Longitude: 96° 12' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.80 meters/second, 1532.9 km/hour, 952.5 miles/hour or 827.7 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 59.9"15.88 miwest0° 00' 00.0"0.00 misouth15.88 mi
1 hour14° 59' 51.9"952.13 miwest0° 00' 02.7"0.05 misouth952.13 mi
24 hours0° 03' 11.2"3.38 mieast0° 01' 15.8"1.45 misouth3.67 mi

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, June 23, 2013 at 18:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 18' South, Longitude: 88° 04' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.54 meters/second, 1510.3 km/hour, 938.5 miles/hour or 815.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 22.1"15.64 miwest0° 00' 04.0"0.08 minorth15.64 mi
1 hour14° 22' 14.2"938.28 miwest0° 04' 04.5"4.67 minorth938.49 mi
24 hours14° 51' 45.9"970.39 mieast2° 15' 50.4"155.72 minorth989.16 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Matamoros *Sun 1:26 PM302 km187 miles163 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Veracruz *Sun 1:26 PM468 km291 miles253 nmSouth S
Monterrey *Sun 1:26 PM487 km303 miles263 nmWest-northwest WNW
San Luis Potosi *Sun 1:26 PM510 km317 miles275 nmWest-southwest WSW
Querétaro *Sun 1:26 PM535 km332 miles289 nmSouthwest SW
Mexico City *Sun 1:26 PM536 km333 miles290 nmSouthwest SW
Laredo *Sun 1:26 PM563 km350 miles304 nmNorthwest NW
Leon *Sun 1:26 PM619 km385 miles334 nmWest-southwest WSW
Aguascalientes *Sun 1:26 PM651 km404 miles351 nmWest-southwest WSW
Fresnillo *Sun 1:26 PM683 km424 miles369 nmWest W
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