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Day and Night World Map

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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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Map notes

Position of the Sun

On Monday, July 22, 2013 at 18:16:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 20° 08' North
Longitude: 92° 39' 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"974.30 miwest0° 00' 30.3"0.58 misouth974.33 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 these coordinates:
Latitude: 15° 21' South
Longitude: 86° 16' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.68 meters/second, 1546.8 km/hour, 961.2 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"961.04 miwest0° 08' 37.1"9.88 minorth961.42 mi
24 hours13° 55' 43.2"929.21 mieast3° 52' 02.8"265.89 minorth974.06 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 PM224 km139 miles121 nmEast E
Villahermosa *Mon 1:16 PM237 km147 miles128 nmSouth S
Merida *Mon 1:16 PM330 km205 miles178 nmEast-northeast ENE
Tuxtla Gutierrez *Mon 1:16 PM377 km234 miles203 nmSouth S
Veracruz *Mon 1:16 PM383 km238 miles207 nmWest-southwest WSW
Orange Walk TownMon 12:16 PM487 km302 miles263 nmEast-southeast ESE
Chetumal *Mon 1:16 PM492 km306 miles266 nmEast-southeast ESE
BelmopanMon 12:16 PM519 km322 miles280 nmSoutheast SE
Oaxaca *Mon 1:16 PM547 km340 miles295 nmSouthwest SW
Belize CityMon 12:16 PM553 km344 miles299 nmEast-southeast ESE
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