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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, August 19, 2013 at 20:10:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 31' North, Longitude: 121° 54' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 452.97 meters/second, 1630.7 km/hour, 1013.3 miles/hour or 880.5 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.1"16.89 miwest0° 00' 00.8"0.02 misouth16.89 mi
1 hour15° 00' 08.8"1013.19 miwest0° 00' 49.3"0.94 misouth1013.22 mi
24 hours0° 03' 37.4"4.08 miwest0° 19' 49.3"22.71 misouth23.07 mi

Position of the Moon

On Monday, August 19, 2013 at 20:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 54' South, Longitude: 39° 55' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.05 meters/second, 1566.2 km/hour, 973.2 miles/hour or 845.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.7"16.22 miwest0° 00' 09.7"0.19 minorth16.22 mi
1 hour14° 25' 49.9"973.08 miwest0° 09' 47.5"11.22 minorth973.46 mi
24 hours13° 24' 10.8"903.80 mieast4° 14' 22.6"291.42 minorth956.09 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Mazatlan *Mon 2:10 PM2021 km1256 miles1091 nmNortheast NE
HermosilloMon 1:10 PM2155 km1339 miles1163 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Guadalajara *Mon 3:10 PM2173 km1350 miles1173 nmEast-northeast ENE
Tijuana *Mon 1:10 PM2273 km1412 miles1227 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San Diego *Mon 1:10 PM2290 km1423 miles1236 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Aguascalientes *Mon 3:10 PM2324 km1444 miles1255 nmEast-northeast ENE
Mexicali *Mon 1:10 PM2324 km1444 miles1255 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Acapulco *Mon 3:10 PM2413 km1499 miles1303 nmEast-northeast ENE
Los Angeles *Mon 1:10 PM2414 km1500 miles1304 nmNorth N
PhoenixMon 1:10 PM2525 km1569 miles1363 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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