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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

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Position of the Sun

On Tuesday, February 19, 2013 at 17:02:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 02' South, Longitude: 72° 03' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 455.34 meters/second, 1639.2 km/hour, 1018.6 miles/hour or 885.1 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.1"16.98 miwest0° 00' 00.9"0.02 minorth16.98 mi
1 hour15° 00' 03.8"1018.45 miwest0° 00' 53.7"1.03 minorth1018.48 mi
24 hours0° 01' 37.1"1.83 miwest0° 21' 33.9"24.70 minorth24.77 mi

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, February 19, 2013 at 17:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 34' North, Longitude: 35° 21' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.36 meters/second, 1513.3 km/hour, 940.3 miles/hour or 817.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.7"15.67 miwest0° 00' 00.3"0.01 misouth15.67 mi
1 hour14° 30' 50.8"940.00 miwest0° 00' 22.5"0.43 misouth940.02 mi
24 hours11° 39' 54.4"755.58 mieast0° 35' 21.1"40.53 misouth758.10 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Machu Picchu PuebloTue 12:02 PM240 km149 miles129 nmSouth-southwest SSW
CobijaTue 1:02 PM359 km223 miles194 nmEast E
Rio BrancoTue 1:02 PM478 km297 miles258 nmEast-northeast ENE
LimaTue 12:02 PM555 km345 miles300 nmWest-southwest WSW
ArequipaTue 12:02 PM598 km371 miles323 nmSouth S
RiberaltaTue 1:02 PM655 km407 miles354 nmEast E
La PazTue 1:02 PM738 km459 miles399 nmSoutheast SE
SucreTue 1:02 PM1146 km712 miles619 nmSoutheast SE
GuayaquilTue 12:02 PM1305 km811 miles705 nmNorthwest NW
QuitoTue 12:02 PM1392 km865 miles751 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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