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Day and Night World Map

The map shows day and night on Earth and the positions of the Sun (subsolar point) and the Moon (sublunar point) right now.

Map showing day and night parts of the world

UTC time = Saturday, July 11, 2020 at 14:44:00.

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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).

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Position of the Sun: Subsolar Point

On Saturday, July 11, 2020 at 14:44:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 21° 59' North, Longitude: 39° 36' West

The ground speed is currently 430.27 meters/second, 1549.0 kilometres/hour, 962.5 miles/hour or 836.4 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° 14' 59.9"16.04 miWest0° 00' 00.3"0.01 miSouth16.04 mi
1 hour14° 59' 55.2"962.11 miWest0° 00' 20.7"0.40 miSouth962.13 mi
24 hours0° 01' 50.8"1.98 miEast0° 08' 28.8"9.73 miSouth9.92 mi

Position of the Moon: Sublunar Point

On Saturday, July 11, 2020 at 14:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 2° 53' South, Longitude: 144° 30' West

The ground speed is currently 450.54 meters/second, 1621.9 kilometres/hour, 1007.8 miles/hour or 875.8 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' 35.1"16.80 miWest0° 00' 12.0"0.23 miNorth16.80 mi
1 hour14° 35' 14.4"1007.74 miWest0° 12' 03.8"13.82 miNorth1007.92 mi
24 hours9° 51' 09.7"680.66 miEast4° 49' 57.9"332.05 miNorth757.91 mi

Locations With the Sun Near Its Zenith

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

LocationLocal TimeDistanceDirection
PraiaSat 1:44 pm1869 km1161 miles1009 nmEast-southeast ESE
Ponta Delgada *Sat 2:44 pm2199 km1367 miles1188 nmNortheast NE
CayenneSat 11:44 am2333 km1450 miles1260 nmSouthwest SW
BridgetownSat 10:44 am2339 km1453 miles1263 nmWest-southwest WSW
Saint John's (Antigua)Sat 10:44 am2394 km1487 miles1292 nmWest W
Fort-de-FranceSat 10:44 am2410 km1497 miles1301 nmWest-southwest WSW
RoseauSat 10:44 am2413 km1499 miles1303 nmWest-southwest WSW
Basse-Terre (Guadeloupe)Sat 10:44 am2420 km1504 miles1307 nmWest-southwest WSW
CastriesSat 10:44 am2428 km1509 miles1311 nmWest-southwest WSW
ParamariboSat 11:44 am2451 km1523 miles1323 nmSouthwest SW

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