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Day and Night World Map

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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 Thursday, February 6, 2014 at 19:22:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 15° 27' South
Longitude: 107° 15' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.15 meters/second, 1609.7 km/hour, 1000.2 miles/hour or 869.2 knots.The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.0"16.67 miwest0° 00' 00.8"0.01 minorth16.67 mi
1 hour14° 59' 57.7"1000.11 miwest0° 00' 46.5"0.89 minorth1000.14 mi
24 hours0° 00' 48.3"0.90 mieast0° 18' 45.1"21.49 minorth21.51 mi

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, February 6, 2014 at 19:22:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 15° 48' North
Longitude: 21° 45' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.73 meters/second, 1554.2 km/hour, 965.8 miles/hour or 839.2 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.4"16.10 miwest0° 00' 06.0"0.12 minorth16.10 mi
1 hour14° 30' 22.6"965.61 miwest0° 06' 05.0"6.97 minorth965.39 mi
24 hours11° 49' 47.4"787.50 mieast2° 01' 54.5"139.73 minorth795.75 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 *Thu 2:22 PM1305 km811 miles705 nmSouth S
Galapagos IslandsThu 1:22 PM2521 km1566 miles1361 nmNortheast NE
AdamstownThu 11:22 AM2608 km1620 miles1408 nmWest-southwest WSW
LimaThu 2:22 PM3287 km2042 miles1775 nmEast E
QuitoThu 2:22 PM3581 km2225 miles1934 nmEast-northeast ENE
San SalvadorThu 1:22 PM3788 km2354 miles2045 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San JoseThu 1:22 PM3796 km2359 miles2050 nmNortheast NE
GuatemalaThu 1:22 PM3801 km2362 miles2052 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ManaguaThu 1:22 PM3830 km2380 miles2068 nmNortheast NE
TegucigalpaThu 1:22 PM3941 km2449 miles2128 nmNortheast NE
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