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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, March 30, 2014 at 18:44:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 3° 57' North, Longitude: 100° 11' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 462.83 meters/second, 1666.2 km/hour, 1035.3 miles/hour or 899.7 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.1"17.26 miwest0° 00' 01.0"0.02 minorth17.26 mi
1 hour15° 00' 11.2"1035.38 miwest0° 00' 58.1"1.11 minorth1035.37 mi
24 hours0° 04' 27.7"5.13 miwest0° 23' 14.5"26.62 minorth27.11 mi

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, March 30, 2014 at 18:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 29' North, Longitude: 100° 51' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.68 meters/second, 1604.5 km/hour, 997.0 miles/hour or 866.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.6"16.62 miwest0° 00' 11.0"0.21 minorth16.62 mi
1 hour14° 28' 39.7"996.93 miwest0° 11' 02.2"12.64 minorth996.86 mi
24 hours12° 30' 48.9"861.69 mieast4° 11' 10.5"287.70 minorth904.86 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Galapagos IslandsSun 12:44 PM1294 km804 miles698 nmEast-southeast ESE
AcapulcoSun 12:44 PM1427 km886 miles770 nmNorth N
GuatemalaSun 12:44 PM1584 km984 miles855 nmNortheast NE
Santa AnaSun 12:44 PM1610 km1001 miles870 nmNortheast NE
San SalvadorSun 12:44 PM1618 km1005 miles874 nmNortheast NE
Mexico CitySun 12:44 PM1715 km1066 miles926 nmNorth N
VeracruzSun 12:44 PM1740 km1081 miles940 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ManaguaSun 12:44 PM1781 km1106 miles961 nmEast-northeast ENE
TegucigalpaSun 12:44 PM1810 km1125 miles977 nmNortheast NE
GuadalajaraSun 12:44 PM1881 km1169 miles1015 nmNorth N
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