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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, January 19, 2014 at 17:10:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 15' South, Longitude: 74° 48' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.27 meters/second, 1567.0 km/hour, 973.7 miles/hour or 846.1 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 59.7"16.23 miwest0° 00' 00.5"0.01 minorth16.23 mi
1 hour14° 59' 48.7"973.34 miwest0° 00' 31.9"0.61 minorth973.36 mi
24 hours0° 04' 24.4"4.77 mieast0° 12' 57.1"14.85 minorth15.60 mi

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, January 19, 2014 at 17:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 4° 47' North, Longitude: 141° 30' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.84 meters/second, 1615.8 km/hour, 1004.0 miles/hour or 872.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 33.8"16.73 miwest0° 00' 09.7"0.19 misouth16.73 mi
1 hour14° 33' 53.1"1003.94 miwest0° 09' 43.9"11.15 misouth1004.12 mi
24 hours10° 27' 55.8"721.39 mieast3° 58' 43.4"273.38 misouth772.86 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
ArequipaSun 12:10 PM547 km340 miles295 nmNortheast NE
La PazSun 1:10 PM817 km508 miles441 nmEast-northeast ENE
Machu Picchu PuebloSun 12:10 PM821 km510 miles443 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LimaSun 12:10 PM937 km582 miles506 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SucreSun 1:10 PM1009 km627 miles545 nmEast E
Rio BrancoSun 12:10 PM1360 km845 miles735 nmNortheast NE
Santiago *Sun 2:10 PM1518 km943 miles820 nmSouth-southeast SSE
CórdobaSun 2:10 PM1632 km1014 miles881 nmSoutheast SE
Asuncion *Sun 2:10 PM1847 km1148 miles998 nmEast-southeast ESE
RosarioSun 2:10 PM1987 km1235 miles1073 nmSoutheast SE
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