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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 Wednesday, October 2, 2013 at 19:34:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 3° 52' South, Longitude: 116° 29' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 462.88 meters/second, 1666.4 km/hour, 1035.4 miles/hour or 899.8 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.1"17.26 miwest0° 00' 01.0"0.02 misouth17.26 mi
1 hour15° 00' 11.6"1035.49 miwest0° 00' 58.0"1.11 misouth1035.48 mi
24 hours0° 04' 39.2"5.35 miwest0° 23' 10.8"26.55 misouth27.08 mi

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, October 2, 2013 at 19:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 2° 43' North, Longitude: 142° 45' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.09 meters/second, 1616.7 km/hour, 1004.6 miles/hour or 873.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.2"16.74 miwest0° 00' 10.5"0.20 misouth16.74 mi
1 hour14° 32' 18.4"1004.57 miwest0° 10' 36.6"12.15 misouth1004.72 mi
24 hours11° 11' 49.0"773.68 mieast4° 19' 06.0"296.73 misouth829.24 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Easter Island *Wed 2:34 PM2679 km1665 miles1447 nmSouth-southeast SSE
AdamstownWed 11:34 AM2762 km1716 miles1491 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Galapagos IslandsWed 1:34 PM3007 km1869 miles1624 nmEast E
Mexico City *Wed 2:34 PM3201 km1989 miles1728 nmNortheast NE
GuatemalaWed 1:34 PM3517 km2186 miles1899 nmNortheast NE
San SalvadorWed 1:34 PM3586 km2228 miles1936 nmEast-northeast ENE
HermosilloWed 12:34 PM3692 km2294 miles1994 nmNorth N
ManaguaWed 1:34 PM3784 km2351 miles2043 nmEast-northeast ENE
TegucigalpaWed 1:34 PM3790 km2355 miles2047 nmEast-northeast ENE
BelmopanWed 1:34 PM3838 km2385 miles2072 nmNortheast NE
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