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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° 05' 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"951.91 miwest0° 00' 00.6"0.01 minorth951.91 mi
24 hours0° 03' 16.4"3.46 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° 40' 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"16.62 miwest0° 00' 10.5"0.20 minorth16.63 mi
1 hour14° 30' 08.0"997.46 miwest0° 10' 26.8"11.96 minorth997.37 mi
24 hours11° 55' 50.5"820.60 mieast3° 57' 26.8"271.96 minorth861.01 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 PM698 km433 miles377 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Mazatlan *Fri 1:38 PM785 km488 miles424 nmEast E
Puerto Vallarta *Fri 2:38 PM966 km600 miles522 nmEast-southeast ESE
Chihuahua *Fri 1:38 PM986 km613 miles533 nmNortheast NE
TucsonFri 12:38 PM1021 km634 miles551 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Mexicali *Fri 12:38 PM1029 km639 miles556 nmNorth N
Tijuana *Fri 12:38 PM1049 km652 miles566 nmNorth-northwest NNW
San Diego *Fri 12:38 PM1072 km666 miles579 nmNorth-northwest NNW
PhoenixFri 12:38 PM1127 km700 miles609 nmNorth N
Guadalajara *Fri 2:38 PM1150 km714 miles621 nmEast-southeast ESE
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