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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 = Saturday, May 25, 2019 at 17:14:00.

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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 Saturday, May 25, 2019 at 17:14:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 59' North, Longitude: 79° 16' West

The ground speed is currently 433.22 meters/second, 1559.6 kilometres/hour, 969.1 miles/hour or 842.1 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' 59.9"16.15 miWest0° 00' 00.4"0.01 miNorth16.15 mi
1 hour14° 59' 56.1"968.72 miWest0° 00' 26.7"0.51 miNorth968.70 mi
24 hours0° 01' 35.0"1.71 miEast0° 10' 29.7"12.03 miNorth12.15 mi

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, May 25, 2019 at 17:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 27' South, Longitude: 174° 32' West

The ground speed is currently 431.43 meters/second, 1553.2 kilometres/hour, 965.1 miles/hour or 838.6 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' 32.5"16.08 miWest0° 00' 07.7"0.15 miNorth16.08 mi
1 hour14° 32' 37.9"964.86 miWest0° 07' 51.4"9.00 miNorth965.23 mi
24 hours10° 44' 47.8"713.02 miEast3° 25' 58.7"236.03 miNorth756.61 mi

Locations With the Sun Near Its Zenith

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

LocationLocal TimeDistanceDirection
Sancti Spíritus *Sat 1:14 pm106 km66 miles57 nmNorth N
Trinidad *Sat 1:14 pm117 km73 miles63 nmNorthwest NW
Camagüey *Sat 1:14 pm146 km91 miles79 nmEast-northeast ENE
Santa Clara *Sat 1:14 pm173 km108 miles94 nmNorth-northwest NNW
George Town (Cayman)Sat 12:14 pm290 km180 miles157 nmSouthwest SW
Holguín *Sat 1:14 pm312 km194 miles169 nmEast E
Montego BaySat 12:14 pm312 km194 miles169 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Santiago de Cuba *Sat 1:14 pm373 km232 miles202 nmEast-southeast ESE
May PenSat 12:14 pm395 km246 miles213 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Havana *Sat 1:14 pm399 km248 miles216 nmNorthwest NW

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