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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 areas of the Earth are in daylight and which are in night.

Map showing day and night parts of the world

UTC time = Wednesday, April 25, 2018 at 18:02:00.

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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).

= Civil Twilight (lightest shade)

= Nautical Twilight

= Astronomical Twilight

= Night, no twilight (darkest shade)

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Position of the Sun

On Wednesday, April 25, 2018 at 18:02:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 21' North, Longitude: 91° 01' West

The ground speed is currently 451.43 meters/second, 1625.2 kilometres/hour, 1009.8 miles/hour or 877.5 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Sun compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude DifferenceLatitude DifferenceTotal
LaterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.1"16.83 miWest0° 00' 00.8"0.02 miNorth16.83 mi
1 hour15° 00' 06.2"1009.67 miWest0° 00' 48.5"0.93 miNorth1009.64 mi
24 hours0° 02' 28.5"2.78 miWest0° 19' 19.6"22.14 miNorth22.32 mi

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, April 25, 2018 at 18:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 22' North, Longitude: 40° 27' East

The ground speed is currently 442.14 meters/second, 1591.7 kilometres/hour, 989.0 miles/hour or 859.5 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude DifferenceLatitude DifferenceTotal
LaterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.3"16.48 miWest0° 00' 10.7"0.21 miSouth16.48 mi
1 hour14° 29' 23.1"988.93 miWest0° 10' 48.3"12.38 miSouth989.26 mi
24 hours12° 02' 12.0"821.52 miEast4° 29' 29.9"308.66 miSouth881.76 mi

Locations With the Sun Near Its Zenith

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

LocationLocal TimeDistanceDirection
EscuintlaWed 12:02 pm108 km67 miles58 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Guatemala CityWed 12:02 pm149 km93 miles81 nmNorth-northeast NNE
QuetzaltenangoWed 12:02 pm167 km104 miles90 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Santa AnaWed 12:02 pm173 km108 miles94 nmEast-northeast ENE
San SalvadorWed 12:02 pm201 km125 miles108 nmEast-northeast ENE
San VicenteWed 12:02 pm244 km151 miles131 nmEast E
San MiguelWed 12:02 pm307 km191 miles166 nmEast E
Punta GordaWed 12:02 pm386 km240 miles208 nmNortheast NE
San Pedro SulaWed 12:02 pm401 km249 miles217 nmNortheast NE
CholomaWed 12:02 pm414 km257 miles224 nmNortheast NE

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