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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 19:38:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 23° 26' North, Longitude: 114° 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"952.03 miwest0° 00' 01.7"0.03 minorth952.03 mi
24 hours0° 03' 16.4"3.46 mieast0° 00' 28.0"0.53 minorth3.51 mi

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, June 19, 2014 at 19:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 1° 45' North, Longitude: 155° 23' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.07 meters/second, 1613.1 km/hour, 1002.3 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' 45.9"1002.31 miwest0° 11' 11.9"12.82 minorth1002.34 mi
24 hours12° 00' 37.8"830.45 mieast4° 21' 07.6"299.06 minorth881.00 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HermosilloThu 12:38 PM714 km444 miles386 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Mazatlan *Thu 1:38 PM819 km509 miles442 nmEast E
Puerto Vallarta *Thu 2:38 PM999 km620 miles539 nmEast-southeast ESE
Chihuahua *Thu 1:38 PM1014 km630 miles548 nmNortheast NE
Mexicali *Thu 12:38 PM1026 km638 miles554 nmNorth N
TucsonThu 12:38 PM1032 km641 miles557 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Tijuana *Thu 12:38 PM1041 km647 miles562 nmNorth-northwest NNW
San Diego *Thu 12:38 PM1064 km661 miles574 nmNorth-northwest NNW
PhoenixThu 12:38 PM1134 km705 miles612 nmNorth N
Guadalajara *Thu 2:38 PM1183 km735 miles639 nmEast-southeast ESE
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