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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 21:10:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 06' North, Longitude: 135° 53' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.74 meters/second, 1568.7 km/hour, 974.7 miles/hour or 847.0 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.0"16.25 miwest0° 00' 00.5"0.01 misouth16.25 mi
1 hour14° 59' 58.8"974.39 miwest0° 00' 30.5"0.58 misouth974.42 mi
24 hours0° 00' 22.2"0.40 mieast0° 12' 22.3"14.18 misouth14.19 mi

Position of the Moon

On Monday, July 22, 2013 at 21:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 56' South, Longitude: 44° 45' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.62 meters/second, 1550.2 km/hour, 963.3 miles/hour or 837.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.5"16.05 miwest0° 00' 08.8"0.17 minorth16.05 mi
1 hour14° 24' 33.2"963.09 miwest0° 08' 54.5"10.21 minorth963.47 mi
24 hours13° 50' 40.2"925.36 mieast3° 57' 48.0"272.45 minorth972.07 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HonoluluMon 11:10 AM2292 km1424 miles1237 nmWest W
Los Angeles *Mon 2:10 PM2326 km1445 miles1256 nmNortheast NE
Tijuana *Mon 2:10 PM2326 km1446 miles1256 nmNortheast NE
San Diego *Mon 2:10 PM2327 km1446 miles1256 nmNortheast NE
San Jose *Mon 2:10 PM2343 km1456 miles1265 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San Francisco *Mon 2:10 PM2350 km1460 miles1269 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Mexicali *Mon 2:10 PM2459 km1528 miles1328 nmNortheast NE
Sacramento *Mon 2:10 PM2472 km1536 miles1335 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Las Vegas *Mon 2:10 PM2690 km1672 miles1453 nmNortheast NE
HermosilloMon 2:10 PM2704 km1680 miles1460 nmEast-northeast ENE
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