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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 = Sunday, June 23, 2013 at 6:26:00 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).

= Civil Twilight (lightest shade)

= Nautical Twilight

= Astronomical Twilight

= Night, no twilight (darkest shade)

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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: 95° 55' 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"15.87 miWest0° 00' 00.0"0.00 miSouth15.87 mi
1 hour14° 59' 51.9"952.06 miWest0° 00' 02.7"0.05 miSouth952.07 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° 20' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.53 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"938.21 miWest0° 04' 04.3"4.67 miNorth938.41 mi
24 hours14° 51' 47.3"970.35 miEast2° 15' 46.9"155.64 miNorth989.10 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 PM315 km196 miles170 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Veracruz *Sun 1:26 PM467 km290 miles252 nmSouth S
Monterrey *Sun 1:26 PM512 km318 miles276 nmWest-northwest WNW
San Luis Potosi *Sun 1:26 PM538 km334 miles290 nmWest-southwest WSW
Mexico City *Sun 1:26 PM553 km344 miles299 nmSouthwest SW
Querétaro *Sun 1:26 PM558 km347 miles301 nmWest-southwest WSW
Laredo *Sun 1:26 PM580 km360 miles313 nmNorthwest NW
Cuernavaca *Sun 1:26 PM604 km375 miles326 nmSouthwest SW
Leon *Sun 1:26 PM646 km401 miles349 nmWest-southwest WSW
Aguascalientes *Sun 1:26 PM677 km421 miles366 nmWest-southwest WSW

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