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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 18:38:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 23° 26' North, Longitude: 99° 09' 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' 29.0"0.56 minorth3.51 mi

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, June 19, 2014 at 18:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 1° 33' North, Longitude: 170° 09' 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"16.70 miwest0° 00' 11.1"0.21 minorth16.71 mi
1 hour14° 29' 44.5"1002.31 miwest0° 11' 13.1"12.85 minorth1002.35 mi
24 hours347° 58' 58.8"830.92 miwest4° 21' 52.3"299.89 minorth881.82 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 PM235 km146 miles127 nmSouthwest SW
Monterrey *Thu 1:38 PM277 km172 miles150 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Matamoros *Thu 1:38 PM317 km197 miles171 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Querétaro *Thu 1:38 PM340 km211 miles183 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Leon *Thu 1:38 PM363 km226 miles196 nmSouthwest SW
Aguascalientes *Thu 1:38 PM368 km229 miles199 nmWest-southwest WSW
Fresnillo *Thu 1:38 PM382 km237 miles206 nmWest W
Mexico City *Thu 1:38 PM443 km275 miles239 nmSouth S
Laredo *Thu 1:38 PM456 km284 miles246 nmNorth N
Cuernavaca *Thu 1:38 PM498 km310 miles269 nmSouth S
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