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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 6:48:00 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 18:48:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 23° 19' North, Longitude: 101° 52' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.09 meters/second, 1533.9 km/hour, 953.1 miles/hour or 828.2 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"952.70 miWest0° 00' 05.7"0.11 miNorth952.69 mi
24 hours0° 03' 12.6"3.40 miEast0° 02' 08.0"2.45 miNorth4.19 mi

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, June 15, 2014 at 18:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 01' South, Longitude: 115° 56' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.64 meters/second, 1550.3 km/hour, 963.3 miles/hour or 837.1 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 miNorth16.06 mi
1 hour14° 24' 56.8"963.13 miWest0° 07' 37.8"8.75 miNorth963.46 mi
24 hours13° 45' 06.0"918.78 miEast3° 27' 55.1"238.22 miNorth955.80 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Fresnillo *Sun 1:48 PM104 km65 miles56 nmWest W
San Luis Potosi *Sun 1:48 PM159 km99 miles86 nmSoutheast SE
Aguascalientes *Sun 1:48 PM166 km103 miles90 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Leon *Sun 1:48 PM245 km152 miles132 nmSouth S
Saltillo *Sun 1:48 PM248 km154 miles134 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Monterrey *Sun 1:48 PM305 km189 miles165 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Guadalajara *Sun 1:48 PM332 km206 miles179 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Querétaro *Sun 1:48 PM339 km211 miles183 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Tepic *Sun 12:48 PM372 km231 miles201 nmWest-southwest WSW
Puerto Vallarta *Sun 1:48 PM460 km286 miles248 nmSouthwest SW

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