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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° 31' 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"1020.44 miwest0° 00' 52.0"0.99 misouth1020.47 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° 48' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.95 meters/second, 1573.0 km/hour, 977.4 miles/hour or 849.4 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"977.24 miwest0° 08' 10.5"9.37 minorth977.01 mi
24 hours11° 42' 08.7"788.08 mieast2° 54' 24.3"199.85 minorth808.15 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 PM1709 km1062 miles923 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Guadalajara *Sun 2:44 PM1722 km1070 miles930 nmNortheast NE
Acapulco *Sun 2:44 PM1825 km1134 miles985 nmEast-northeast ENE
Aguascalientes *Sun 2:44 PM1889 km1174 miles1020 nmNortheast NE
Leon *Sun 2:44 PM1891 km1175 miles1021 nmNortheast NE
Mexico City *Sun 2:44 PM2018 km1254 miles1090 nmEast-northeast ENE
HermosilloSun 12:44 PM2111 km1311 miles1140 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Veracruz *Sun 2:44 PM2291 km1423 miles1237 nmEast-northeast ENE
Tijuana *Sun 12:44 PM2446 km1520 miles1321 nmNorth N
Mexicali *Sun 12:44 PM2453 km1524 miles1325 nmNorth N
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