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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.

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Position of the Sun

On Tuesday, October 1, 2013 at 19:44:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 3° 29' South, Longitude: 118° 54' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 463.08 meters/second, 1667.1 km/hour, 1035.9 miles/hour or 900.2 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.1"17.27 miwest0° 00' 01.0"0.02 misouth17.27 mi
1 hour15° 00' 11.9"1035.94 miwest0° 00' 58.1"1.11 misouth1035.94 mi
24 hours0° 04' 44.0"5.45 miwest0° 23' 13.4"26.60 misouth27.15 mi

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, October 1, 2013 at 19:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 6° 48' North, Longitude: 156° 10' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.63 meters/second, 1607.9 km/hour, 999.1 miles/hour or 868.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.6"16.65 miwest0° 00' 09.8"0.19 misouth16.65 mi
1 hour14° 32' 39.2"999.04 miwest0° 09' 52.2"11.30 misouth999.27 mi
24 hours10° 59' 39.7"755.21 mieast4° 06' 13.7"282.00 misouth808.55 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AdamstownTue 11:44 AM2672 km1661 miles1443 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Easter Island *Tue 2:44 PM2803 km1742 miles1513 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Galapagos IslandsTue 1:44 PM3272 km2033 miles1766 nmEast E
Mexico City *Tue 2:44 PM3332 km2070 miles1799 nmNortheast NE
PapeeteTue 9:44 AM3689 km2292 miles1992 nmWest-southwest WSW
HermosilloTue 12:44 PM3701 km2299 miles1998 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuatemalaTue 1:44 PM3715 km2308 miles2006 nmEast-northeast ENE
San SalvadorTue 1:44 PM3791 km2356 miles2047 nmEast-northeast ENE
TegucigalpaTue 1:44 PM3999 km2485 miles2159 nmEast-northeast ENE
ManaguaTue 1:44 PM4004 km2488 miles2162 nmEast-northeast ENE
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