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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 Monday, July 22, 2013 at 15:10:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 09' North, Longitude: 46° 09' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.60 meters/second, 1568.2 km/hour, 974.4 miles/hour or 846.7 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.0"16.24 miwest0° 00' 00.5"0.01 misouth16.24 mi
1 hour14° 59' 58.7"974.14 miwest0° 00' 30.2"0.58 misouth974.17 mi
24 hours0° 00' 24.4"0.44 mieast0° 12' 17.2"14.09 misouth14.10 mi

Position of the Moon

On Monday, July 22, 2013 at 15:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 47' South, Longitude: 130° 55' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.67 meters/second, 1543.2 km/hour, 958.9 miles/hour or 833.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.1"15.98 miwest0° 00' 08.2"0.16 minorth15.98 mi
1 hour14° 24' 09.0"958.79 miwest0° 08' 17.3"9.50 minorth959.16 mi
24 hours14° 01' 04.6"933.19 mieast3° 45' 30.3"258.40 minorth975.96 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BridgetownMon 11:10 AM1633 km1015 miles882 nmWest-southwest WSW
Saint John's (Antigua)Mon 11:10 AM1689 km1049 miles912 nmWest W
Fort-de-FranceMon 11:10 AM1699 km1056 miles917 nmWest-southwest WSW
RoseauMon 11:10 AM1701 km1057 miles918 nmWest-southwest WSW
Basse-Terre (Guadeloupe)Mon 11:10 AM1711 km1063 miles924 nmWest-southwest WSW
CastriesMon 11:10 AM1717 km1067 miles927 nmWest-southwest WSW
Basseterre (St. Kitts)Mon 11:10 AM1774 km1102 miles958 nmWest W
KingstownMon 11:10 AM1783 km1108 miles963 nmWest-southwest WSW
CayenneMon 12:10 PM1812 km1126 miles978 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ParamariboMon 12:10 PM1861 km1156 miles1005 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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