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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: 45° 53' 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"974.07 miwest0° 00' 30.2"0.58 misouth974.10 mi
24 hours0° 00' 24.4"0.44 mieast0° 12' 17.2"14.09 misouth14.09 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: 131° 11' 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' 08.9"958.71 miwest0° 08' 17.3"9.50 minorth959.08 mi
24 hours14° 01' 06.5"933.15 mieast3° 45' 27.7"258.34 minorth975.90 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 AM1659 km1031 miles896 nmWest-southwest WSW
Saint John's (Antigua)Mon 11:10 AM1718 km1067 miles928 nmWest W
Fort-de-FranceMon 11:10 AM1726 km1073 miles932 nmWest-southwest WSW
RoseauMon 11:10 AM1729 km1074 miles934 nmWest-southwest WSW
Basse-Terre (Guadeloupe)Mon 11:10 AM1739 km1081 miles939 nmWest-southwest WSW
CastriesMon 11:10 AM1744 km1084 miles942 nmWest-southwest WSW
Basseterre (St. Kitts)Mon 11:10 AM1803 km1120 miles973 nmWest W
KingstownMon 11:10 AM1810 km1124 miles977 nmWest-southwest WSW
CayenneMon 12:10 PM1823 km1133 miles984 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ParamariboMon 12:10 PM1877 km1166 miles1014 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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