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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

UTC time = Thursday, June 19, 2014 at 6:28:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

= Civil Twilight (lightest shade)

= Nautical Twilight

= Astronomical Twilight

= Night, no twilight (darkest shade)

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Position of the Sun

On Thursday, June 19, 2014 at 18:28:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 23° 26' North, Longitude: 96° 39' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.76 meters/second, 1532.7 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"951.97 miWest0° 00' 01.7"0.03 miNorth951.97 mi
24 hours0° 03' 16.4"3.46 miEast0° 00' 29.1"0.56 miNorth3.51 mi

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, June 19, 2014 at 18:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 1° 32' North, Longitude: 172° 34' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.11 meters/second, 1613.2 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' 44.3"1002.32 miWest0° 11' 13.3"12.85 miNorth1002.36 mi
24 hours347° 58' 54.9"831.00 miWest4° 21' 59.5"300.03 miNorth881.96 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Matamoros *Thu 1:28 PM283 km176 miles153 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Monterrey *Thu 1:28 PM448 km279 miles242 nmNorthwest NW
San Luis Potosi *Thu 1:28 PM466 km290 miles252 nmWest-southwest WSW
Veracruz *Thu 1:28 PM471 km293 miles254 nmSouth S
Querétaro *Thu 1:28 PM499 km310 miles269 nmSouthwest SW
Mexico City *Thu 1:28 PM513 km318 miles277 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Laredo *Thu 1:28 PM536 km333 miles289 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Cuernavaca *Thu 1:28 PM565 km351 miles305 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Leon *Thu 1:28 PM578 km359 miles312 nmWest-southwest WSW
Aguascalientes *Thu 1:28 PM605 km376 miles327 nmWest-southwest WSW

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