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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, April 18, 2014 at 16:46:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 58' North, Longitude: 71° 40' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 455.49 meters/second, 1639.8 km/hour, 1018.9 miles/hour or 885.4 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.1"16.98 miwest0° 00' 00.9"0.02 minorth16.98 mi
1 hour15° 00' 08.2"1018.79 miwest0° 00' 52.0"1.00 minorth1018.77 mi
24 hours0° 03' 16.5"3.71 miwest0° 20' 46.0"23.79 minorth24.08 mi

Position of the Moon

On Friday, April 18, 2014 at 16:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 32' South, Longitude: 151° 41' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.27 meters/second, 1523.8 km/hour, 946.8 miles/hour or 822.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.9"15.78 miwest0° 00' 02.3"0.05 misouth15.78 mi
1 hour14° 25' 55.8"946.56 miwest0° 02' 21.0"2.70 misouth946.46 mi
24 hours13° 44' 21.3"901.14 mieast0° 23' 34.5"27.03 misouth900.51 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MaracaiboFri 12:16 PM26 km16 miles14 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Ciudad OjedaFri 12:16 PM106 km66 miles57 nmSouth-southeast SSE
OranjestadFri 12:46 PM252 km156 miles136 nmNortheast NE
BarquisimetoFri 12:16 PM279 km173 miles150 nmEast-southeast ESE
WillemstadFri 12:46 PM324 km201 miles175 nmEast-northeast ENE
BarranquillaFri 11:46 AM342 km212 miles185 nmWest W
CúcutaFri 11:46 AM350 km217 miles189 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ValenciaFri 12:16 PM412 km256 miles222 nmEast E
CartagenaFri 11:46 AM429 km267 miles232 nmWest W
BucaramangaFri 11:46 AM455 km282 miles245 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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