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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, February 19, 2014 at 16:46:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 08' South, Longitude: 68° 03' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 455.19 meters/second, 1638.7 km/hour, 1018.2 miles/hour or 884.8 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.1"16.97 miwest0° 00' 00.9"0.02 minorth16.97 mi
1 hour15° 00' 03.6"1018.13 miwest0° 00' 53.6"1.02 minorth1018.16 mi
24 hours0° 01' 34.4"1.78 miwest0° 21' 31.3"24.65 minorth24.72 mi

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, February 19, 2014 at 16:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 52' South, Longitude: 161° 12' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.48 meters/second, 1592.9 km/hour, 989.8 miles/hour or 860.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.3"16.50 miwest0° 00' 09.0"0.17 misouth16.50 mi
1 hour14° 31' 19.2"989.64 miwest0° 09' 04.6"10.40 misouth989.47 mi
24 hours11° 43' 56.9"799.56 mieast3° 24' 33.3"234.34 misouth828.77 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
CobijaWed 12:46 PM79 km49 miles43 nmWest W
Rio BrancoWed 11:46 AM130 km80 miles70 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Porto AcreWed 11:46 AM179 km111 miles97 nmNorth-northeast NNE
RiberaltaWed 12:46 PM218 km136 miles118 nmEast E
Porto VelhoWed 12:46 PM526 km327 miles284 nmEast-northeast ENE
Machu Picchu PuebloWed 11:46 AM536 km333 miles289 nmWest-southwest WSW
La PazWed 12:46 PM594 km369 miles321 nmSouth S
SucreWed 12:46 PM924 km574 miles499 nmSouth-southeast SSE
San Ignacio de VelascoWed 12:46 PM961 km597 miles519 nmSoutheast SE
LimaWed 11:46 AM985 km612 miles532 nmWest W
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