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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 Saturday, October 5, 2013 at 19:00:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 01' South, Longitude: 107° 56' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 462.16 meters/second, 1663.8 km/hour, 1033.8 miles/hour or 898.4 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.1"17.23 miwest0° 00' 01.0"0.02 misouth17.23 mi
1 hour15° 00' 11.0"1033.80 miwest0° 00' 57.5"1.10 misouth1033.79 mi
24 hours0° 04' 23.0"5.03 miwest0° 23' 00.7"26.35 misouth26.83 mi

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, October 5, 2013 at 19:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 59' South, Longitude: 99° 32' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.33 meters/second, 1588.8 km/hour, 987.2 miles/hour or 857.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.3"16.45 miwest0° 00' 09.8"0.19 misouth16.45 mi
1 hour14° 29' 19.4"987.06 miwest0° 09' 52.9"11.32 misouth986.87 mi
24 hours12° 32' 47.5"854.76 mieast3° 41' 28.3"253.72 misouth886.41 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Galapagos IslandsSat 1:00 PM2087 km1297 miles1127 nmEast-northeast ENE
Easter Island *Sat 2:00 PM2447 km1520 miles1321 nmSouth S
Acapulco *Sat 2:00 PM2573 km1599 miles1390 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Mexico City *Sat 2:00 PM2870 km1783 miles1550 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuatemalaSat 1:00 PM2898 km1801 miles1565 nmNortheast NE
San SalvadorSat 1:00 PM2927 km1819 miles1581 nmNortheast NE
ManaguaSat 1:00 PM3059 km1900 miles1651 nmNortheast NE
TegucigalpaSat 1:00 PM3112 km1934 miles1680 nmNortheast NE
San JoseSat 1:00 PM3118 km1938 miles1684 nmEast-northeast ENE
BelmopanSat 1:00 PM3240 km2014 miles1750 nmNortheast NE
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