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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 parts of the Earth are in daylight and which are in night.

Map showing day and night parts of the world

UTC time = Sunday, January 13, 2013 at 7:06:00 PM.

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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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= Night, no twilight (darkest shade)

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Position of the Sun

On Sunday, January 13, 2013 at 19:06:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 21° 21' South, Longitude: 104° 16' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.10 meters/second, 1555.5 km/hour, 966.6 miles/hour or 839.9 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 59.7"16.11 miWest0° 00' 00.4"0.01 miNorth16.11 mi
1 hour14° 59' 46.2"966.21 miWest0° 00' 26.3"0.50 miNorth966.23 mi
24 hours0° 05' 26.6"5.85 miEast0° 10' 43.7"12.30 miNorth13.62 mi

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, January 13, 2013 at 19:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 47' South, Longitude: 78° 28' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.99 meters/second, 1587.6 km/hour, 986.5 miles/hour or 857.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.1"16.44 miWest0° 00' 11.2"0.22 miNorth16.44 mi
1 hour14° 28' 10.8"986.36 miWest0° 11' 20.5"12.99 miNorth986.72 mi
24 hours12° 22' 39.7"843.77 miEast4° 40' 49.6"321.64 miNorth907.64 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Easter Island *Sun 2:06 PM817 km508 miles441 nmSouthwest SW
AdamstownSun 11:06 AM2672 km1660 miles1443 nmWest-southwest WSW
Galapagos IslandsSun 1:06 PM2767 km1719 miles1494 nmNortheast NE
LimaSun 2:06 PM3076 km1911 miles1661 nmEast-northeast ENE
Santiago *Sun 4:06 PM3564 km2214 miles1924 nmEast-southeast ESE
QuitoSun 2:06 PM3646 km2266 miles1969 nmNortheast NE
La PazSun 3:06 PM3836 km2384 miles2072 nmEast E
SucreSun 3:06 PM4075 km2532 miles2201 nmEast E
Rio BrancoSun 3:06 PM4094 km2544 miles2210 nmEast-northeast ENE
San JoseSun 1:06 PM4104 km2550 miles2216 nmNortheast NE

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