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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, December 3, 2022 at 19:32:00.

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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, December 3, 2022 at 19:32:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 22° 11' South, Longitude: 115° 31' West

The ground speed is currently 429.61 meters/second, 1546.6 kilometres/hour, 961.0 miles/hour or 835.1 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' 59.7"16.02 miWest0° 00' 00.3"0.01 miSouth16.02 mi
1 hour14° 59' 45.1"960.61 miWest0° 00' 20.5"0.39 miSouth960.59 mi
24 hours0° 06' 01.5"6.44 miEast0° 08' 01.5"9.20 miSouth11.23 mi

Position of the Moon: Sublunar Point

On Saturday, December 3, 2022 at 19:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 6° 30' North, Longitude: 14° 51' East

The ground speed is currently 447.21 meters/second, 1609.9 kilometres/hour, 1000.4 miles/hour or 869.3 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' 33.1"16.67 miWest0° 00' 14.5"0.28 miNorth16.67 mi
1 hour14° 33' 12.3"1000.19 miWest0° 14' 37.8"16.75 miNorth1000.09 mi
24 hours10° 47' 32.4"741.72 miEast5° 38' 12.0"387.39 miNorth832.05 mi

Locations With the Sun Near Its Zenith

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

LocationLocal TimeDistanceDirection
Easter Island *Sat 2:32 pm829 km515 miles448 nmSoutheast SE
AdamstownSat 11:32 am1521 km945 miles821 nmWest-southwest WSW
PapeeteSat 9:32 am3595 km2234 miles1941 nmWest W
Galapagos IslandsSat 1:32 pm3664 km2277 miles1979 nmNortheast NE
LimaSat 2:32 pm4233 km2630 miles2285 nmEast E
Santiago *Sat 4:32 pm4557 km2831 miles2460 nmEast-southeast ESE
RarotongaSat 9:32 am4564 km2836 miles2464 nmWest W
QuitoSat 2:32 pm4689 km2914 miles2532 nmEast-northeast ENE
Guatemala CitySat 1:32 pm4898 km3044 miles2645 nmNortheast NE
San SalvadorSat 1:32 pm4899 km3044 miles2645 nmNortheast NE

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