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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

UTC time = Friday, July 11, 2014 at 4:22:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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= Nautical Twilight

= Astronomical Twilight

= Night, no twilight (darkest shade)

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Position of the Sun

On Friday, July 11, 2014 at 16:22:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 22° 03' North, Longitude: 64° 07' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.08 meters/second, 1548.3 km/hour, 962.1 miles/hour or 836.0 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 59.9"16.03 miWest0° 00' 00.3"0.01 miSouth16.03 mi
1 hour14° 59' 55.1"961.67 miWest0° 00' 20.2"0.39 miSouth961.69 mi
24 hours0° 01' 53.1"2.02 miEast0° 08' 17.8"9.52 miSouth9.73 mi

Position of the Moon

On Friday, July 11, 2014 at 16:22:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 23' South, Longitude: 103° 27' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.28 meters/second, 1520.2 km/hour, 944.6 miles/hour or 820.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 23.2"15.74 miWest0° 00' 03.0"0.06 miNorth15.74 mi
1 hour14° 23' 10.6"944.36 miWest0° 03' 10.8"3.65 miNorth944.51 mi
24 hours14° 41' 25.1"964.30 miEast1° 52' 56.6"129.45 miNorth977.98 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Road TownFri 12:22 PM404 km251 miles218 nmSouth S
Charlotte AmalieFri 12:22 PM419 km260 miles226 nmSouth-southwest SSW
The ValleyFri 12:22 PM437 km272 miles236 nmSouth-southeast SSE
San JuanFri 12:22 PM448 km279 miles242 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MarigotFri 12:22 PM453 km282 miles245 nmSouth-southeast SSE
CaguasFri 12:22 PM468 km291 miles252 nmSouth-southwest SSW
GustaviaFri 12:22 PM478 km297 miles258 nmSouth-southeast SSE
ChristianstedFri 12:22 PM480 km298 miles259 nmSouth S
PonceFri 12:22 PM518 km322 miles280 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MayagüezFri 12:22 PM531 km330 miles287 nmSouthwest SW

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