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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 6:48:00 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).

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= Night, no twilight (darkest shade)

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Position of the Sun

On Thursday, June 19, 2014 at 18:48:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 23° 26' North, Longitude: 101° 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' 28.9"0.55 miNorth3.51 mi

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, June 19, 2014 at 18:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 1° 35' North, Longitude: 167° 44' 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' 44.8"1002.30 miWest0° 11' 12.9"12.84 miNorth1002.33 mi
24 hours12° 00' 57.1"830.83 miEast4° 21' 45.2"299.76 miNorth881.68 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Zacatecas *Thu 1:48 PM120 km75 miles65 nmSouthwest SW
Fresnillo *Thu 1:48 PM128 km80 miles69 nmWest-southwest WSW
San Luis Potosi *Thu 1:48 PM157 km98 miles85 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Aguascalientes *Thu 1:48 PM184 km114 miles99 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Saltillo *Thu 1:48 PM231 km143 miles125 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Leon *Thu 1:48 PM255 km159 miles138 nmSouth S
Ciudad Victoria *Thu 1:48 PM258 km160 miles139 nmEast E
Monterrey *Thu 1:48 PM284 km177 miles154 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Durango *Thu 1:48 PM314 km195 miles170 nmWest-northwest WNW
Querétaro *Thu 1:48 PM340 km211 miles183 nmSouth-southeast SSE

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