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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 areas of the Earth are in daylight and which are in night.

= The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

= The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

= Nautical Twilight

= Astronomical Twilight

= Night, no twilight (darkest shade)

See where the Moon is over the horizon

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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 is currently 447.43 meters/second, 1610.7 kilometres/hour, 1000.9 miles/hour or 869.7 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Sun 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 is currently 448.46 meters/second, 1614.5 kilometres/hour, 1003.2 miles/hour or 871.7 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon 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 Its Zenith

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

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LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
La CeibaSat 11:50 AM82 km51 miles44 nm NW
RoatánSat 11:50 AM113 km71 miles61 nm NNW
GuanajaSat 11:50 AM125 km78 miles67 nm NNE
TelaSat 11:50 AM145 km90 miles78 nm WNW
TegucigalpaSat 11:50 AM178 km111 miles96 nm SW
CholomaSat 11:50 AM193 km120 miles104 nm W
San Pedro SulaSat 11:50 AM200 km124 miles108 nm W
MatagalpaSat 11:50 AM270 km168 miles146 nm S
DangrigaSat 11:50 AM283 km176 miles153 nm NW
Punta GordaSat 11:50 AM294 km183 miles159 nm WNW