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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 Sunday, July 28, 2013 at 20:44:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 47' North, Longitude: 129° 39' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.28 meters/second, 1581.4 km/hour, 982.6 miles/hour or 853.9 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.0"16.38 miwest0° 00' 00.6"0.01 misouth16.38 mi
1 hour15° 00' 01.1"982.41 miwest0° 00' 35.3"0.68 misouth982.44 mi
24 hours0° 00' 30.1"0.55 miwest0° 14' 17.4"16.38 misouth16.39 mi

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, July 28, 2013 at 20:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 22' North, Longitude: 125° 25' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.36 meters/second, 1585.3 km/hour, 985.1 miles/hour or 856.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.3"16.42 miwest0° 00' 09.0"0.17 minorth16.42 mi
1 hour14° 31' 22.4"984.97 miwest0° 09' 03.1"10.37 minorth984.76 mi
24 hours11° 26' 38.7"776.19 mieast3° 18' 06.5"226.99 minorth803.98 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Tijuana *Sun 1:44 PM1979 km1229 miles1068 nmNortheast NE
San Diego *Sun 1:44 PM1985 km1234 miles1072 nmNortheast NE
Los Angeles *Sun 1:44 PM2034 km1264 miles1099 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Mexicali *Sun 1:44 PM2090 km1299 miles1129 nmNortheast NE
San Jose (USA) *Sun 1:44 PM2191 km1361 miles1183 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HermosilloSun 1:44 PM2212 km1375 miles1195 nmNortheast NE
San Francisco *Sun 1:44 PM2218 km1378 miles1197 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Sacramento *Sun 1:44 PM2331 km1448 miles1259 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PhoenixSun 1:44 PM2387 km1483 miles1289 nmNortheast NE
Las Vegas *Sun 1:44 PM2391 km1486 miles1291 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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