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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° 33' 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"963.88 miwest0° 00' 22.5"0.43 misouth963.90 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° 10' 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' 45.8"1006.09 miwest0° 10' 51.4"12.43 misouth1006.14 mi
24 hours11° 03' 18.5"764.64 mieast4° 20' 29.6"298.31 misouth819.76 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Pinar del Río *Sat 1:40 PM79 km49 miles42 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Havana *Sat 1:40 PM197 km122 miles106 nmNortheast NE
George Town (Cayman)Sat 12:40 PM347 km216 miles187 nmSoutheast SE
Cancún *Sat 12:40 PM348 km216 miles188 nmWest W
Key West *Sat 1:40 PM363 km226 miles196 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Santa Clara *Sat 1:40 PM377 km234 miles204 nmEast-northeast ENE
Playa del Carmen *Sat 12:40 PM386 km240 miles208 nmWest-southwest WSW
Naples *Sat 1:40 PM521 km324 miles281 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Cape Coral *Sat 1:40 PM560 km348 miles302 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Miami *Sat 1:40 PM563 km350 miles304 nmNortheast NE
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