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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 Friday, March 28, 2014 at 19:30:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 3° 11' North, Longitude: 111° 32' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 463.21 meters/second, 1667.6 km/hour, 1036.2 miles/hour or 900.4 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.1"17.27 miwest0° 00' 01.0"0.02 minorth17.27 mi
1 hour15° 00' 11.3"1036.24 miwest0° 00' 58.5"1.12 minorth1036.24 mi
24 hours0° 04' 29.8"5.18 miwest0° 23' 22.8"26.78 minorth27.27 mi

Position of the Moon

On Friday, March 28, 2014 at 19:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 3° 38' South, Longitude: 137° 14' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.48 meters/second, 1607.3 km/hour, 998.8 miles/hour or 867.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.9"16.65 miwest0° 00' 11.5"0.22 minorth16.65 mi
1 hour14° 28' 00.1"998.74 miwest0° 11' 37.0"13.30 minorth998.93 mi
24 hours12° 42' 32.8"877.40 mieast4° 41' 00.8"321.82 minorth935.78 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AcapulcoFri 1:30 PM1973 km1226 miles1065 nmNortheast NE
GuadalajaraFri 1:30 PM2127 km1322 miles1149 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Mexico CityFri 1:30 PM2246 km1395 miles1213 nmNortheast NE
MazatlanFri 12:30 PM2284 km1419 miles1233 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AguascalientesFri 1:30 PM2293 km1425 miles1238 nmNorth-northeast NNE
VeracruzFri 1:30 PM2434 km1513 miles1314 nmNortheast NE
Galapagos IslandsFri 1:30 PM2482 km1542 miles1340 nmEast E
GuatemalaFri 1:30 PM2629 km1633 miles1419 nmEast-northeast ENE
San SalvadorFri 1:30 PM2717 km1688 miles1467 nmEast-northeast ENE
HermosilloFri 12:30 PM2865 km1780 miles1547 nmNorth N
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