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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 19:38:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 23° 26' North, Longitude: 114° 22' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.74 meters/second, 1532.6 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' 00.6"0.01 minorth951.98 mi
24 hours0° 03' 16.4"3.47 mieast0° 00' 03.1"0.06 minorth3.47 mi

Position of the Moon

On Friday, June 20, 2014 at 19:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 6° 06' North, Longitude: 167° 24' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.95 meters/second, 1605.4 km/hour, 997.6 miles/hour or 866.9 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' 08.0"997.53 miwest0° 10' 26.7"11.96 minorth997.44 mi
24 hours11° 55' 50.5"820.65 mieast3° 57' 25.6"271.96 minorth861.05 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HermosilloFri 12:38 PM711 km442 miles384 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Mazatlan *Fri 1:38 PM813 km505 miles439 nmEast E
Puerto Vallarta *Fri 2:38 PM993 km617 miles536 nmEast-southeast ESE
Chihuahua *Fri 1:38 PM1009 km627 miles545 nmNortheast NE
Mexicali *Fri 12:38 PM1026 km637 miles554 nmNorth N
TucsonFri 12:38 PM1029 km640 miles556 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Tijuana *Fri 12:38 PM1041 km647 miles562 nmNorth-northwest NNW
San Diego *Fri 12:38 PM1064 km661 miles575 nmNorth-northwest NNW
PhoenixFri 12:38 PM1132 km704 miles611 nmNorth N
Guadalajara *Fri 2:38 PM1178 km732 miles636 nmEast-southeast ESE
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