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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 Saturday, July 13, 2013 at 17:40:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 21° 43' North, Longitude: 83° 49' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.06 meters/second, 1551.8 km/hour, 964.3 miles/hour or 837.9 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 59.9"16.07 miwest0° 00' 00.4"0.01 misouth16.07 mi
1 hour14° 59' 55.7"963.95 miwest0° 00' 22.5"0.43 misouth963.97 mi
24 hours0° 01' 38.6"1.76 mieast0° 09' 09.6"10.50 misouth10.65 mi

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, July 13, 2013 at 17:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 42' South, Longitude: 25° 26' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.80 meters/second, 1619.3 km/hour, 1006.2 miles/hour or 874.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.7"16.77 miwest0° 00' 10.8"0.21 misouth16.77 mi
1 hour14° 32' 45.6"1006.16 miwest0° 10' 51.5"12.43 misouth1006.21 mi
24 hours11° 03' 19.7"764.71 mieast4° 20' 29.6"298.33 misouth819.83 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Havana *Sat 1:40 PM215 km134 miles116 nmNortheast NE
Cancún *Sat 12:40 PM320 km199 miles173 nmWest W
Playa del Carmen *Sat 12:40 PM358 km223 miles194 nmWest-southwest WSW
George Town (Cayman)Sat 12:40 PM367 km228 miles198 nmSoutheast SE
Key West *Sat 1:40 PM378 km235 miles204 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Santa Clara *Sat 1:40 PM405 km252 miles219 nmEast-northeast ENE
Naples *Sat 1:40 PM531 km330 miles287 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Cape Coral *Sat 1:40 PM569 km354 miles307 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Miami *Sat 1:40 PM581 km361 miles314 nmNortheast NE
Hialeah *Sat 1:40 PM582 km362 miles314 nmNortheast NE
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