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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.

Map showing day and night parts of the world

UTC time = Sunday, September 22, 2013 at 7:34:00 PM.

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

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

= Civil Twilight (lightest shade)

= Nautical Twilight

= Astronomical Twilight

= Night, no twilight (darkest shade)

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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° 22' West

The ground speed is currently 463.94 meters/second, 1670.2 kilometres/hour, 1037.8 miles/hour or 901.8 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"17.30 miWest0° 00' 01.0"0.02 miSouth17.30 mi
1 hour15° 00' 13.1"1037.81 miWest0° 00' 58.3"1.11 miSouth1037.82 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° 36' East

The ground speed is currently 433.44 meters/second, 1560.4 kilometres/hour, 969.6 miles/hour or 842.5 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' 30.2"16.16 miWest0° 00' 07.1"0.14 miNorth16.16 mi
1 hour14° 30' 14.8"969.38 miWest0° 07' 03.2"8.08 miNorth969.15 mi
24 hours11° 53' 51.8"795.23 miEast2° 25' 28.7"166.72 miNorth807.89 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
Acapulco *Sun 2:34 PM2521 km1566 miles1361 nmNortheast NE
Guadalajara *Sun 2:34 PM2632 km1635 miles1421 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Mexico City *Sun 2:34 PM2783 km1729 miles1503 nmNortheast NE
Galapagos IslandsSun 1:34 PM2869 km1783 miles1549 nmEast E
Easter Island *Sun 2:34 PM3067 km1906 miles1656 nmSouth-southeast SSE
GuatemalaSun 1:34 PM3174 km1972 miles1714 nmEast-northeast ENE
AdamstownSun 11:34 AM3197 km1987 miles1726 nmSouth-southwest SSW
HermosilloSun 12:34 PM3251 km2020 miles1755 nmNorth N
San SalvadorSun 1:34 PM3257 km2024 miles1759 nmEast-northeast ENE
TegucigalpaSun 1:34 PM3471 km2157 miles1874 nmEast-northeast ENE

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