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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, August 17, 2019 at 18:10:00.

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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, August 17, 2019 at 18:10:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 20' North, Longitude: 91° 29' West

The ground speed is currently 451.48 meters/second, 1625.3 kilometres/hour, 1009.9 miles/hour or 877.6 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 miSouth16.83 mi
1 hour15° 00' 08.1"1009.77 miWest0° 00' 48.0"0.92 miSouth1009.80 mi
24 hours0° 03' 19.3"3.73 miWest0° 19' 18.4"22.12 miSouth22.43 mi

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, August 17, 2019 at 18:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 34' South, Longitude: 113° 18' East

The ground speed is currently 445.73 meters/second, 1604.6 kilometres/hour, 997.1 miles/hour or 866.4 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' 34.4"16.62 miWest0° 00' 10.5"0.20 miNorth16.62 mi
1 hour14° 34' 31.9"996.96 miWest0° 10' 31.2"12.05 miNorth997.26 mi
24 hours10° 05' 29.3"690.27 miEast4° 20' 13.4"298.03 miNorth754.85 mi

Locations With the Sun Near Its Zenith

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

LocationLocal TimeDistanceDirection
EscuintlaSat 12:10 pm131 km81 miles71 nmNortheast NE
QuetzaltenangoSat 12:10 pm156 km97 miles84 nmNorth N
Guatemala CitySat 12:10 pm174 km108 miles94 nmNortheast NE
Santa AnaSat 12:10 pm221 km137 miles119 nmEast-northeast ENE
San SalvadorSat 12:10 pm250 km156 miles135 nmEast E
San VicenteSat 12:10 pm294 km182 miles159 nmEast E
San MiguelSat 12:10 pm358 km222 miles193 nmEast E
Tuxtla Gutierrez *Sat 1:10 pm417 km259 miles225 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Punta GordaSat 12:10 pm420 km261 miles227 nmNortheast NE
San Pedro SulaSat 12:10 pm443 km275 miles239 nmEast-northeast ENE
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