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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 Sunday, October 6, 2013 at 16:50:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 22' South, Longitude: 75° 46' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 461.90 meters/second, 1662.9 km/hour, 1033.3 miles/hour or 897.9 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.1"17.22 miwest0° 00' 01.0"0.02 misouth17.22 mi
1 hour15° 00' 10.8"1033.30 miwest0° 00' 57.4"1.10 misouth1033.28 mi
24 hours0° 04' 17.5"4.93 miwest0° 22' 57.0"26.28 misouth26.74 mi

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, October 6, 2013 at 16:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 22' South, Longitude: 55° 55' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.34 meters/second, 1567.2 km/hour, 973.8 miles/hour or 846.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.9"16.23 miwest0° 00' 08.5"0.16 misouth16.23 mi
1 hour14° 28' 00.1"973.68 miwest0° 08' 33.5"9.81 misouth973.44 mi
24 hours13° 04' 27.6"879.99 mieast3° 02' 47.7"209.48 misouth898.76 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
GuayaquilSun 11:50 AM576 km358 miles311 nmNorthwest NW
QuitoSun 11:50 AM644 km400 miles348 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Santo Domingo (Ecuador)Sun 11:50 AM680 km423 miles367 nmNorth-northwest NNW
LimaSun 11:50 AM753 km468 miles407 nmSouth S
CaliSun 11:50 AM973 km604 miles525 nmNorth N
CobijaSun 12:50 PM993 km617 miles536 nmSoutheast SE
Rio BrancoSun 12:50 PM1015 km631 miles548 nmEast-southeast ESE
BogotaSun 11:50 AM1122 km697 miles606 nmNorth N
MedellinSun 11:50 AM1285 km798 miles694 nmNorth N
La PazSun 12:50 PM1488 km924 miles803 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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