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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 = Monday, July 22, 2013 at 6:16:00 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).

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= Night, no twilight (darkest shade)

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Position of the Sun

On Monday, July 22, 2013 at 18:16:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 08' North, Longitude: 92° 23' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.67 meters/second, 1568.4 km/hour, 974.6 miles/hour or 846.9 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' 58.8"974.24 miWest0° 00' 30.3"0.58 miSouth974.26 mi
24 hours0° 00' 23.3"0.42 miEast0° 12' 19.8"14.14 miSouth14.14 mi

Position of the Moon

On Monday, July 22, 2013 at 18:16:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 21' South, Longitude: 86° 32' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.67 meters/second, 1546.8 km/hour, 961.1 miles/hour or 835.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.3"16.02 miWest0° 00' 08.5"0.16 miNorth16.02 mi
1 hour14° 24' 21.3"960.96 miWest0° 08' 36.9"9.87 miNorth961.34 mi
24 hours13° 55' 45.1"929.17 miEast3° 52' 00.5"265.83 miNorth974.00 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Campeche *Mon 1:16 PM195 km121 miles105 nmEast E
Villahermosa *Mon 1:16 PM243 km151 miles131 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Merida *Mon 1:16 PM302 km188 miles163 nmEast-northeast ENE
Tuxtla Gutierrez *Mon 1:16 PM381 km237 miles206 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Veracruz *Mon 1:16 PM408 km253 miles220 nmWest-southwest WSW
Orange Walk TownMon 12:16 PM461 km286 miles249 nmEast-southeast ESE
Chetumal *Mon 1:16 PM465 km289 miles251 nmEast-southeast ESE
BelmopanMon 12:16 PM496 km308 miles268 nmSoutheast SE
San PedroMon 12:16 PM525 km326 miles283 nmEast-southeast ESE
Belize CityMon 12:16 PM528 km328 miles285 nmEast-southeast ESE

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