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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 = Monday, July 15, 2019 at 20:36:00.

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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 Monday, July 15, 2019 at 20:36:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 21° 28' North, Longitude: 127° 30' West

The ground speed is currently 431.83 meters/second, 1554.6 kilometres/hour, 966.0 miles/hour or 839.4 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"16.10 miWest0° 00' 00.4"0.01 miSouth16.10 mi
1 hour14° 59' 56.4"965.61 miWest0° 00' 24.0"0.46 miSouth965.64 mi
24 hours0° 01' 23.8"1.50 miEast0° 09' 45.9"11.20 miSouth11.30 mi

Position of the Moon

On Monday, July 15, 2019 at 20:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 22° 22' South, Longitude: 39° 43' East

The ground speed is currently 414.24 meters/second, 1491.2 kilometres/hour, 926.6 miles/hour or 805.2 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' 28.8"15.44 miWest0° 00' 00.2"0.00 miSouth15.44 mi
1 hour14° 28' 45.9"926.27 miWest0° 00' 11.3"0.22 miSouth926.26 mi
24 hours12° 22' 26.8"791.68 miEast0° 26' 59.8"30.96 miNorth793.55 mi

Locations With the Sun Near Its Zenith

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

LocationLocal TimeDistanceDirection
Tijuana *Mon 1:36 pm1605 km997 miles866 nmNortheast NE
San Diego *Mon 1:36 pm1612 km1002 miles870 nmNortheast NE
Los Angeles *Mon 1:36 pm1664 km1034 miles899 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Mexicali *Mon 1:36 pm1718 km1068 miles928 nmNortheast NE
San Jose (USA) *Mon 1:36 pm1841 km1144 miles994 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HermosilloMon 1:36 pm1865 km1159 miles1007 nmEast-northeast ENE
San Francisco *Mon 1:36 pm1873 km1164 miles1012 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Oakland *Mon 1:36 pm1880 km1168 miles1015 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Sacramento *Mon 1:36 pm1983 km1232 miles1071 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PhoenixMon 1:36 pm2017 km1253 miles1089 nmNortheast NE

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