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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, September 22, 2013 at 19:34:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 01' North, Longitude: 115° 38' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 463.94 meters/second, 1670.2 km/hour, 1037.8 miles/hour or 901.8 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.1"17.30 miwest0° 00' 01.0"0.02 misouth17.30 mi
1 hour15° 00' 13.1"1037.89 miwest0° 00' 58.3"1.11 misouth1037.89 mi
24 hours0° 05' 16.1"6.07 miwest0° 23' 20.9"26.74 misouth27.42 mi

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, September 22, 2013 at 19:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 57' North, Longitude: 103° 20' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.44 meters/second, 1560.4 km/hour, 969.6 miles/hour or 842.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.2"16.16 miwest0° 00' 07.1"0.14 minorth16.16 mi
1 hour14° 30' 14.8"969.44 miwest0° 07' 03.1"8.08 minorth969.21 mi
24 hours11° 53' 51.7"795.28 mieast2° 25' 26.3"166.69 minorth807.93 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Acapulco *Sun 2:34 PM2537 km1576 miles1370 nmNortheast NE
Guadalajara *Sun 2:34 PM2647 km1645 miles1429 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Mexico City *Sun 2:34 PM2803 km1741 miles1513 nmNortheast NE
Galapagos IslandsSun 1:34 PM2900 km1802 miles1566 nmEast E
Easter Island *Sun 2:34 PM3074 km1910 miles1660 nmSouth-southeast SSE
AdamstownSun 11:34 AM3182 km1977 miles1718 nmSouth-southwest SSW
GuatemalaSun 1:34 PM3201 km1989 miles1728 nmEast-northeast ENE
HermosilloSun 12:34 PM3253 km2021 miles1756 nmNorth N
San SalvadorSun 1:34 PM3285 km2041 miles1774 nmEast-northeast ENE
TegucigalpaSun 1:34 PM3495 km2172 miles1887 nmEast-northeast ENE
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