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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 Wednesday, June 18, 2014 at 18:48:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 23° 25' North, Longitude: 101° 59' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.81 meters/second, 1532.9 km/hour, 952.5 miles/hour or 827.7 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' 00.0"0.00 minorth15.88 mi
1 hour14° 59' 51.8"952.14 miwest0° 00' 02.7"0.05 minorth952.14 mi
24 hours0° 03' 15.9"3.46 mieast0° 00' 53.7"1.03 minorth3.61 mi

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, June 18, 2014 at 18:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 2° 57' South, Longitude: 155° 13' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.28 meters/second, 1610.2 km/hour, 1000.5 miles/hour or 869.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.8"16.68 miwest0° 00' 11.3"0.22 minorth16.68 mi
1 hour14° 28' 58.2"1000.53 miwest0° 11' 23.1"13.04 minorth1000.70 mi
24 hours12° 14' 58.5"846.25 mieast4° 32' 30.4"312.08 minorth902.75 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Fresnillo *Wed 1:48 PM94 km59 miles51 nmWest-southwest WSW
San Luis Potosi *Wed 1:48 PM174 km108 miles94 nmSoutheast SE
Aguascalientes *Wed 1:48 PM176 km109 miles95 nmSouth S
Saltillo *Wed 1:48 PM244 km152 miles132 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Leon *Wed 1:48 PM250 km155 miles135 nmSouth S
Monterrey *Wed 1:48 PM303 km188 miles164 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Guadalajara *Wed 1:48 PM335 km208 miles181 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Querétaro *Wed 1:48 PM353 km219 miles191 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Tepic *Wed 12:48 PM367 km228 miles198 nmSouthwest SW
Mazatlan *Wed 12:48 PM454 km282 miles245 nmWest W
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