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Day and Night World Map

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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 Thursday, June 19, 2014 at 17:28:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 23° 25' North
Longitude: 81° 56' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.76 meters/second, 1532.8 km/hour, 952.4 miles/hour or 827.6 knots.The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 59.9"15.87 miwest0° 00' 00.0"0.00 minorth15.87 mi
1 hour14° 59' 51.8"952.04 miwest0° 00' 01.8"0.03 minorth952.04 mi
24 hours0° 03' 16.4"3.46 mieast0° 00' 30.1"0.58 minorth3.51 mi

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, June 19, 2014 at 17:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 1° 20' North
Longitude: 173° 12' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.13 meters/second, 1613.3 km/hour, 1002.4 miles/hour or 871.1 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.7"16.71 miwest0° 00' 11.1"0.21 minorth16.71 mi
1 hour14° 29' 42.9"1002.44 miwest0° 11' 14.4"12.87 minorth1002.48 mi
24 hours12° 01' 28.6"831.58 mieast4° 22' 41.1"300.84 minorth882.87 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with Sun near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Havana *Thu 1:28 PM57 km35 miles31 nmSouthwest SW
Key West *Thu 1:28 PM127 km79 miles69 nmNorth N
Santa Clara *Thu 1:28 PM231 km144 miles125 nmEast-southeast ESE
Naples *Thu 1:28 PM301 km187 miles163 nmNorth N
Miami *Thu 1:28 PM314 km195 miles169 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Hialeah *Thu 1:28 PM316 km196 miles171 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Hollywood *Thu 1:28 PM339 km211 miles183 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Cape Coral *Thu 1:28 PM348 km216 miles188 nmNorth N
Fort Lauderdale *Thu 1:28 PM349 km217 miles189 nmNorth-northeast NNE
George Town (Cayman)Thu 12:28 PM457 km284 miles247 nmSouth S
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