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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 18:48:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 23° 19' North, Longitude: 102° 09' 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"952.76 miwest0° 00' 05.7"0.11 minorth952.76 mi
24 hours0° 03' 12.6"3.40 mieast0° 02' 07.8"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° 39' 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"16.06 miwest0° 00' 07.5"0.14 minorth16.06 mi
1 hour14° 24' 56.9"963.21 miwest0° 07' 37.9"8.75 minorth963.53 mi
24 hours13° 45' 04.3"918.82 mieast3° 27' 57.4"238.28 minorth955.85 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 PM76 km47 miles41 nmWest-southwest WSW
Aguascalientes *Sun 1:48 PM164 km102 miles89 nmSouth S
San Luis Potosi *Sun 1:48 PM177 km110 miles95 nmSoutheast SE
Leon *Sun 1:48 PM243 km151 miles131 nmSouth S
Guadalajara *Sun 1:48 PM320 km199 miles173 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Monterrey *Sun 1:48 PM320 km199 miles173 nmNortheast NE
Tepic *Sun 12:48 PM348 km216 miles188 nmSouthwest SW
Querétaro *Sun 1:48 PM353 km219 miles190 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Mazatlan *Sun 12:48 PM438 km272 miles236 nmWest W
Puerto Vallarta *Sun 1:48 PM439 km273 miles237 nmSouthwest SW
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