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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 18:48:00 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
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 PM187 km116 miles101 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Saltillo *Thu 1:48 PM231 km143 miles125 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Leon *Thu 1:48 PM250 km155 miles135 nmSouth S
Monterrey *Thu 1:48 PM284 km177 miles154 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Querétaro *Thu 1:48 PM340 km211 miles183 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Guadalajara *Thu 1:48 PM353 km219 miles190 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Tepic *Thu 12:48 PM396 km246 miles214 nmWest-southwest WSW
Puerto Vallarta *Thu 1:48 PM484 km301 miles262 nmSouthwest SW
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