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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, July 11, 2014 at 16:22:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 22° 03' North, Longitude: 64° 23' 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"16.04 miwest0° 00' 00.3"0.01 misouth16.04 mi
1 hour14° 59' 55.1"961.74 miwest0° 00' 20.2"0.39 misouth961.76 mi
24 hours0° 01' 53.1"2.02 mieast0° 08' 18.0"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° 11' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.28 meters/second, 1520.2 km/hour, 944.6 miles/hour or 820.9 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"944.43 miwest0° 03' 10.9"3.65 minorth944.58 mi
24 hours14° 41' 24.9"964.37 mieast1° 53' 00.1"129.53 minorth978.06 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 PM401 km249 miles217 nmSouth S
Charlotte AmalieFri 12:22 PM413 km257 miles223 nmSouth S
San JuanFri 12:22 PM435 km271 miles235 nmSouth-southwest SSW
The ValleyFri 12:22 PM446 km277 miles241 nmSouth-southeast SSE
CaguasFri 12:22 PM456 km283 miles246 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MarigotFri 12:22 PM461 km287 miles249 nmSouth-southeast SSE
ChristianstedFri 12:22 PM477 km297 miles258 nmSouth S
GustaviaFri 12:22 PM487 km303 miles263 nmSouth-southeast SSE
PonceFri 12:22 PM504 km313 miles272 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MayagüezFri 12:22 PM514 km319 miles277 nmSouthwest SW
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