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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° 10' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.43 meters/second, 1610.7 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"1000.67 miwest0° 00' 44.2"0.85 misouth1000.70 mi
24 hours0° 02' 24.1"2.67 miwest0° 17' 50.4"20.44 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° 53' South, Longitude: 45° 50' 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' 05.6"1003.08 miwest0° 10' 45.0"12.31 misouth1003.05 mi
24 hours11° 20' 56.7"783.22 mieast4° 13' 05.4"289.85 misouth832.64 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 AM82 km51 miles44 nmNorthwest NW
RoatánSat 11:50 AM113 km71 miles61 nmNorth-northwest NNW
GuanajaSat 11:50 AM125 km78 miles67 nmNorth-northeast NNE
TelaSat 11:50 AM145 km90 miles78 nmWest-northwest WNW
TegucigalpaSat 11:50 AM181 km113 miles98 nmSouthwest SW
CholomaSat 11:50 AM193 km120 miles104 nmWest W
San Pedro SulaSat 11:50 AM198 km123 miles107 nmWest W
MatagalpaSat 11:50 AM270 km168 miles146 nmSouth S
DangrigaSat 11:50 AM283 km176 miles153 nmNorthwest NW
Punta GordaSat 11:50 AM294 km183 miles159 nmWest-northwest WNW
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