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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, June 15, 2014 at 16:48:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 23° 19' North, Longitude: 72° 09' 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"952.79 miwest0° 00' 05.9"0.11 minorth952.78 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° 29' 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"16.04 miwest0° 00' 07.4"0.14 minorth16.04 mi
1 hour14° 24' 50.3"961.96 miwest0° 07' 25.9"8.52 minorth962.28 mi
24 hours13° 47' 55.2"920.90 mieast3° 23' 49.6"233.55 minorth956.72 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 PM212 km132 miles114 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Cockburn Town *Sun 12:48 PM230 km143 miles124 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Cap-Haïtien *Sun 12:48 PM394 km245 miles213 nmSouth S
Puerto PlataSun 12:48 PM418 km260 miles226 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Gonaïves *Sun 12:48 PM433 km269 miles234 nmSouth S
Santiago de los CaballerosSun 12:48 PM453 km282 miles245 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Holguín *Sun 12:48 PM503 km312 miles271 nmWest-southwest WSW
Santiago de Cuba *Sun 12:48 PM528 km328 miles285 nmSouthwest SW
Port-au-Prince *Sun 12:48 PM530 km330 miles286 nmSouth S
Nassau *Sun 12:48 PM561 km348 miles303 nmWest-northwest WNW
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