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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 Monday, June 16, 2014 at 18:48:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 23° 22' North, Longitude: 102° 05' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.97 meters/second, 1533.5 km/hour, 952.9 miles/hour or 828.0 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 59.9"15.88 miwest0° 00' 00.1"0.00 minorth15.88 mi
1 hour14° 59' 51.8"952.51 miwest0° 00' 04.7"0.09 minorth952.50 mi
24 hours0° 03' 14.0"3.43 mieast0° 01' 43.1"1.97 minorth3.95 mi

Position of the Moon

On Monday, June 16, 2014 at 18:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 33' South, Longitude: 129° 24' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.53 meters/second, 1575.1 km/hour, 978.7 miles/hour or 850.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.3"16.31 miwest0° 00' 09.5"0.18 minorth16.31 mi
1 hour14° 26' 22.9"978.67 miwest0° 09' 39.2"11.06 minorth979.01 mi
24 hours13° 10' 07.7"892.55 mieast4° 07' 30.3"283.52 minorth941.99 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Fresnillo *Mon 1:48 PM82 km51 miles44 nmWest-southwest WSW
Aguascalientes *Mon 1:48 PM169 km105 miles91 nmSouth S
San Luis Potosi *Mon 1:48 PM176 km109 miles95 nmSoutheast SE
Leon *Mon 1:48 PM246 km153 miles133 nmSouth S
Monterrey *Mon 1:48 PM314 km195 miles170 nmNortheast NE
Guadalajara *Mon 1:48 PM325 km202 miles176 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Querétaro *Mon 1:48 PM353 km220 miles191 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Tepic *Mon 12:48 PM354 km220 miles191 nmSouthwest SW
Mazatlan *Mon 12:48 PM443 km275 miles239 nmWest W
Puerto Vallarta *Mon 1:48 PM445 km277 miles240 nmSouthwest SW
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