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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 17:48:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 23° 19' North, Longitude: 87° 09' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.09 meters/second, 1533.9 km/hour, 953.1 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"952.78 miwest0° 00' 05.9"0.11 minorth952.77 mi
24 hours0° 03' 12.5"3.40 mieast0° 02' 09.0"2.47 minorth4.20 mi

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, June 15, 2014 at 17:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 09' South, Longitude: 130° 04' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.36 meters/second, 1549.3 km/hour, 962.7 miles/hour or 836.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.8"16.05 miwest0° 00' 07.5"0.14 minorth16.05 mi
1 hour14° 24' 53.6"962.58 miwest0° 07' 32.0"8.63 minorth962.90 mi
24 hours13° 46' 30.0"919.87 mieast3° 25' 54.4"235.94 minorth956.29 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Cancún *Sun 12:48 PM241 km150 miles130 nmSouth S
Playa del Carmen *Sun 12:48 PM298 km185 miles161 nmSouth S
Merida *Sun 12:48 PM365 km227 miles197 nmSouthwest SW
Havana *Sun 1:48 PM488 km303 miles263 nmEast E
Chetumal *Sun 12:48 PM548 km340 miles296 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Key West *Sun 1:48 PM563 km350 miles304 nmEast-northeast ENE
Orange Walk TownSun 11:48 AM599 km372 miles323 nmSouth-southwest SSW
San PedroSun 11:48 AM604 km375 miles326 nmSouth S
Naples *Sun 1:48 PM625 km388 miles337 nmEast-northeast ENE
Cape Coral *Sun 1:48 PM636 km395 miles343 nmNortheast NE
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