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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

See where the moon is over the horizon

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Map notes

Position of the Sun

On Thursday, June 19, 2014 at 18:38:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 23° 26' North
Longitude: 99° 26' 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"952.04 miwest0° 00' 01.7"0.03 minorth952.04 mi
24 hours0° 03' 16.4"3.46 mieast0° 00' 29.0"0.55 minorth3.51 mi

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, June 19, 2014 at 18:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 1° 34' North
Longitude: 169° 53' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.10 meters/second, 1613.2 km/hour, 1002.4 miles/hour or 871.0 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' 44.5"1002.38 miwest0° 11' 13.1"12.85 minorth1002.41 mi
24 hours347° 58' 59.3"830.97 miwest4° 21' 51.6"299.90 minorth881.86 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with Sun near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
San Luis Potosi *Thu 1:38 PM213 km132 miles115 nmSouthwest SW
Monterrey *Thu 1:38 PM266 km165 miles144 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Querétaro *Thu 1:38 PM330 km205 miles178 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Matamoros *Thu 1:38 PM333 km207 miles180 nmNortheast NE
Leon *Thu 1:38 PM343 km213 miles185 nmSouthwest SW
Aguascalientes *Thu 1:38 PM343 km213 miles185 nmWest-southwest WSW
Fresnillo *Thu 1:38 PM353 km219 miles191 nmWest W
Mexico City *Thu 1:38 PM444 km276 miles240 nmSouth S
Laredo *Thu 1:38 PM455 km283 miles246 nmNorth N
Guadalajara *Thu 1:38 PM507 km315 miles274 nmSouthwest SW
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