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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, July 19, 2014 at 16:30:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 46' North, Longitude: 66° 12' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.86 meters/second, 1561.9 km/hour, 970.5 miles/hour or 843.4 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.0"16.18 miwest0° 00' 00.5"0.01 misouth16.18 mi
1 hour14° 59' 57.5"970.23 miwest0° 00' 27.5"0.53 misouth970.26 mi
24 hours0° 00' 53.2"0.96 mieast0° 11' 12.5"12.85 misouth12.89 mi

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, July 19, 2014 at 16:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 04' North, Longitude: 152° 49' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.47 meters/second, 1578.5 km/hour, 980.8 miles/hour or 852.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.8"16.35 miwest0° 00' 08.4"0.16 minorth16.35 mi
1 hour14° 29' 51.1"980.73 miwest0° 08' 19.1"9.53 minorth980.52 mi
24 hours12° 03' 14.4"815.46 mieast2° 58' 26.9"204.47 minorth835.96 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
San JuanSat 12:30 PM255 km158 miles138 nmSouth S
CaguasSat 12:30 PM281 km175 miles152 nmSouth S
Charlotte AmalieSat 12:30 PM299 km186 miles161 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MayagüezSat 12:30 PM301 km187 miles163 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Road TownSat 12:30 PM307 km191 miles166 nmSouth-southeast SSE
PonceSat 12:30 PM308 km191 miles166 nmSouth S
Punta CanaSat 12:30 PM336 km209 miles181 nmSouthwest SW
ChristianstedSat 12:30 PM369 km230 miles199 nmSouth-southeast SSE
The ValleySat 12:30 PM433 km269 miles234 nmSoutheast SE
MarigotSat 12:30 PM443 km275 miles239 nmSoutheast SE
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