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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 Saturday, June 21, 2014 at 18:38:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 23° 26' North, Longitude: 99° 19' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.73 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 misouth15.87 mi
1 hour14° 59' 51.8"951.97 miwest0° 00' 00.4"0.01 misouth951.97 mi
24 hours0° 03' 16.0"3.46 mieast0° 00' 20.5"0.39 misouth3.48 mi

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, June 21, 2014 at 18:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 54' North, Longitude: 166° 10' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.85 meters/second, 1590.7 km/hour, 988.4 miles/hour or 858.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.2"16.47 miwest0° 00' 09.2"0.18 minorth16.47 mi
1 hour14° 30' 10.2"988.32 miwest0° 09' 16.6"10.63 minorth988.14 mi
24 hours11° 57' 30.2"814.94 mieast3° 24' 47.3"234.62 minorth843.51 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
San Luis Potosi *Sat 1:38 PM222 km138 miles120 nmSouthwest SW
Monterrey *Sat 1:38 PM269 km167 miles145 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Matamoros *Sat 1:38 PM326 km202 miles176 nmNortheast NE
Querétaro *Sat 1:38 PM334 km208 miles181 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Leon *Sat 1:38 PM351 km218 miles190 nmSouthwest SW
Aguascalientes *Sat 1:38 PM353 km219 miles191 nmWest-southwest WSW
Fresnillo *Sat 1:38 PM364 km226 miles197 nmWest W
Mexico City *Sat 1:38 PM444 km276 miles240 nmSouth S
Laredo *Sat 1:38 PM454 km282 miles245 nmNorth N
Guadalajara *Sat 1:38 PM517 km321 miles279 nmSouthwest SW
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