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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 Thursday, June 19, 2014 at 17:38:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 23° 25' North, Longitude: 84° 26' 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' 01.7"0.03 minorth952.04 mi
24 hours0° 03' 16.4"3.46 mieast0° 00' 30.0"0.57 minorth3.51 mi

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, June 19, 2014 at 17:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 1° 22' North, Longitude: 175° 37' 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' 43.0"1002.43 miwest0° 11' 14.2"12.87 minorth1002.48 mi
24 hours12° 01' 24.6"831.49 mieast4° 22' 34.1"300.71 minorth882.73 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 1:38 PM212 km132 miles114 nmEast E
Key West *Thu 1:38 PM297 km185 miles161 nmEast-northeast ENE
Cancún *Thu 12:38 PM353 km220 miles191 nmSouthwest SW
Naples *Thu 1:38 PM402 km250 miles217 nmNortheast NE
Playa del Carmen *Thu 12:38 PM413 km256 miles223 nmSouthwest SW
Cape Coral *Thu 1:38 PM428 km266 miles231 nmNortheast NE
Santa Clara *Thu 1:38 PM472 km293 miles255 nmEast-southeast ESE
Hialeah *Thu 1:38 PM498 km310 miles269 nmEast-northeast ENE
Miami *Thu 1:38 PM500 km311 miles270 nmEast-northeast ENE
St. Petersburg *Thu 1:38 PM512 km318 miles276 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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