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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, August 25, 2013 at 19:44:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 29' North, Longitude: 115° 47' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 456.22 meters/second, 1642.4 km/hour, 1020.5 miles/hour or 886.8 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.1"17.01 miwest0° 00' 00.9"0.02 misouth17.01 mi
1 hour15° 00' 10.4"1020.52 miwest0° 00' 52.0"0.99 misouth1020.54 mi
24 hours0° 04' 15.7"4.83 miwest0° 20' 53.8"23.94 misouth24.42 mi

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, August 25, 2013 at 19:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 13' North, Longitude: 120° 32' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.94 meters/second, 1573.0 km/hour, 977.4 miles/hour or 849.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.6"16.29 miwest0° 00' 08.2"0.16 minorth16.29 mi
1 hour14° 30' 43.3"977.30 miwest0° 08' 10.5"9.37 minorth977.07 mi
24 hours11° 42' 08.7"788.13 mieast2° 54' 22.1"199.82 minorth808.18 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Mazatlan *Sun 1:44 PM1725 km1072 miles932 nmNortheast NE
Guadalajara *Sun 2:44 PM1744 km1084 miles942 nmNortheast NE
Acapulco *Sun 2:44 PM1853 km1151 miles1001 nmEast-northeast ENE
Aguascalientes *Sun 2:44 PM1911 km1188 miles1032 nmNortheast NE
Leon *Sun 2:44 PM1915 km1190 miles1034 nmNortheast NE
Mexico City *Sun 2:44 PM2044 km1270 miles1104 nmEast-northeast ENE
HermosilloSun 12:44 PM2117 km1316 miles1143 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Veracruz *Sun 2:44 PM2318 km1440 miles1252 nmEast-northeast ENE
Tijuana *Sun 12:44 PM2445 km1519 miles1320 nmNorth N
Mexicali *Sun 12:44 PM2453 km1524 miles1325 nmNorth N
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