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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

UTC time = Sunday, June 15, 2014 at 4:48:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Position of the Sun

On Sunday, June 15, 2014 at 16:48:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 23° 19' North, Longitude: 71° 52' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.10 meters/second, 1533.9 km/hour, 953.2 miles/hour or 828.3 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 59.9"15.89 miWest0° 00' 00.1"0.00 miNorth15.89 mi
1 hour14° 59' 51.9"952.72 miWest0° 00' 05.9"0.11 miNorth952.72 mi
24 hours0° 03' 12.5"3.40 miEast0° 02' 09.9"2.49 miNorth4.21 mi

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, June 15, 2014 at 16:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 16' South, Longitude: 144° 45' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.08 meters/second, 1548.3 km/hour, 962.1 miles/hour or 836.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.7"16.03 miWest0° 00' 07.4"0.14 miNorth16.03 mi
1 hour14° 24' 50.2"961.88 miWest0° 07' 25.8"8.51 miNorth962.20 mi
24 hours13° 47' 56.8"920.86 miEast3° 23' 47.2"233.49 miNorth956.66 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Cockburn Harbour *Sun 12:48 PM205 km127 miles111 nmSouth S
Cockburn Town *Sun 12:48 PM219 km136 miles118 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Cap-Haïtien *Sun 12:48 PM396 km246 miles214 nmSouth S
Puerto PlataSun 12:48 PM409 km254 miles221 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Gonaïves *Sun 12:48 PM437 km272 miles236 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Santiago de los CaballerosSun 12:48 PM445 km276 miles240 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Concepción de La VegaSun 12:48 PM475 km295 miles256 nmSouth-southeast SSE
San Juan de la MaguanaSun 12:48 PM504 km313 miles272 nmSouth S
Holguín *Sun 12:48 PM527 km328 miles285 nmWest-southwest WSW
Port-au-Prince *Sun 12:48 PM531 km330 miles287 nmSouth S

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