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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 Saturday, August 10, 2013 at 17:50:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 21' North, Longitude: 86° 27' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.43 meters/second, 1610.8 km/hour, 1000.9 miles/hour or 869.7 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.1"16.68 miwest0° 00' 00.7"0.01 misouth16.68 mi
1 hour15° 00' 05.8"1000.74 miwest0° 00' 44.2"0.85 misouth1000.77 mi
24 hours0° 02' 24.1"2.67 miwest0° 17' 50.4"20.45 misouth20.62 mi

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, August 10, 2013 at 17:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 3° 54' South, Longitude: 46° 06' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.46 meters/second, 1614.5 km/hour, 1003.2 miles/hour or 871.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.0"16.72 miwest0° 00' 10.7"0.21 misouth16.72 mi
1 hour14° 32' 05.5"1003.14 miwest0° 10' 45.0"12.31 misouth1003.11 mi
24 hours11° 20' 57.8"783.30 mieast4° 13' 04.8"289.86 misouth832.71 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
La CeibaSat 11:50 AM60 km37 miles32 nmNorthwest NW
RoatánSat 11:50 AM107 km66 miles58 nmNorth N
TelaSat 11:50 AM117 km73 miles63 nmWest-northwest WNW
CholomaSat 11:50 AM163 km101 miles88 nmWest W
TegucigalpaSat 11:50 AM164 km102 miles88 nmSouth-southwest SSW
San Pedro SulaSat 11:50 AM168 km105 miles91 nmWest W
DangrigaSat 11:50 AM260 km162 miles141 nmNorthwest NW
Punta GordaSat 11:50 AM266 km165 miles143 nmWest-northwest WNW
MatagalpaSat 11:50 AM275 km171 miles148 nmSouth-southeast SSE
San MiguelSat 11:50 AM279 km173 miles150 nmSouthwest SW
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