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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° 14' South, Longitude: 75° 05' 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"973.40 miwest0° 00' 31.9"0.61 minorth973.43 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° 14' 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"1004.02 miwest0° 09' 43.9"11.15 misouth1004.20 mi
24 hours10° 27' 55.9"721.45 mieast3° 58' 43.9"273.41 misouth772.93 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 PM566 km351 miles305 nmNortheast NE
La PazSun 1:10 PM843 km524 miles455 nmEast-northeast ENE
LimaSun 12:10 PM929 km577 miles502 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SucreSun 1:10 PM1038 km645 miles561 nmEast E
Rio BrancoSun 12:10 PM1377 km856 miles744 nmNortheast NE
Santiago *Sun 2:10 PM1526 km948 miles824 nmSouth-southeast SSE
CórdobaSun 2:10 PM1650 km1025 miles891 nmSoutheast SE
Asuncion *Sun 2:10 PM1875 km1165 miles1012 nmEast-southeast ESE
GuayaquilSun 12:10 PM2062 km1281 miles1113 nmNorth-northwest NNW
QuitoSun 12:10 PM2244 km1395 miles1212 nmNorth N
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