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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 19:48:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 23° 26' North, Longitude: 116° 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' 27.8"0.53 minorth3.50 mi

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, June 19, 2014 at 19:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 1° 46' North, Longitude: 153° 15' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.07 meters/second, 1613.0 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"16.70 miwest0° 00' 11.1"0.21 minorth16.71 mi
1 hour14° 29' 46.2"1002.23 miwest0° 11' 11.7"12.82 minorth1002.26 mi
24 hours12° 00' 34.5"830.31 mieast4° 21' 01.1"298.92 minorth880.81 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HermosilloThu 12:48 PM844 km524 miles456 nmNortheast NE
Tijuana *Thu 12:48 PM1010 km628 miles545 nmNorth N
Mexicali *Thu 12:48 PM1028 km639 miles555 nmNorth N
San Diego *Thu 12:48 PM1031 km641 miles557 nmNorth N
Mazatlan *Thu 1:48 PM1046 km650 miles565 nmEast E
TucsonThu 12:48 PM1123 km698 miles606 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Long Beach *Thu 12:48 PM1157 km719 miles625 nmNorth N
Los Angeles *Thu 12:48 PM1188 km738 miles641 nmNorth N
PhoenixThu 12:48 PM1197 km744 miles646 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Chihuahua *Thu 1:48 PM1203 km748 miles650 nmEast-northeast ENE
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