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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 Friday, June 20, 2014 at 18:48:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 23° 26' North, Longitude: 101° 52' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.74 meters/second, 1532.7 km/hour, 952.3 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"951.98 miwest0° 00' 00.7"0.01 minorth951.98 mi
24 hours0° 03' 16.4"3.47 mieast0° 00' 04.0"0.08 minorth3.47 mi

Position of the Moon

On Friday, June 20, 2014 at 18:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 57' North, Longitude: 179° 29' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.06 meters/second, 1605.8 km/hour, 997.8 miles/hour or 867.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.0"16.63 miwest0° 00' 10.5"0.20 minorth16.63 mi
1 hour14° 30' 07.5"997.79 miwest0° 10' 28.8"12.00 minorth997.70 mi
24 hours348° 04' 07.2"820.92 miwest3° 58' 26.1"273.11 minorth861.72 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Fresnillo *Fri 1:48 PM106 km66 miles57 nmWest-southwest WSW
San Luis Potosi *Fri 1:48 PM169 km105 miles91 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Aguascalientes *Fri 1:48 PM181 km112 miles98 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Saltillo *Fri 1:48 PM237 km147 miles128 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Leon *Fri 1:48 PM252 km156 miles136 nmSouth S
Monterrey *Fri 1:48 PM295 km183 miles159 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Guadalajara *Fri 1:48 PM342 km213 miles185 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Querétaro *Fri 1:48 PM350 km218 miles189 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Tepic *Fri 12:48 PM377 km234 miles204 nmSouthwest SW
Mazatlan *Fri 12:48 PM466 km289 miles251 nmWest W
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