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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 Monday, October 7, 2013 at 16:40:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 45' South, Longitude: 73° 21' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 461.61 meters/second, 1661.8 km/hour, 1032.6 miles/hour or 897.3 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.1"17.21 miwest0° 00' 01.0"0.02 misouth17.21 mi
1 hour15° 00' 10.6"1032.63 miwest0° 00' 57.2"1.09 misouth1032.61 mi
24 hours0° 04' 11.4"4.81 miwest0° 22' 52.5"26.20 misouth26.64 mi

Position of the Moon

On Monday, October 7, 2013 at 16:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 24' South, Longitude: 40° 26' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.60 meters/second, 1543.0 km/hour, 958.8 miles/hour or 833.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.6"15.98 miwest0° 00' 06.4"0.13 misouth15.98 mi
1 hour14° 26' 36.0"958.57 miwest0° 06' 29.8"7.45 misouth958.33 mi
24 hours13° 35' 15.1"901.79 mieast2° 06' 37.4"145.14 misouth908.36 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Cruzeiro do SulMon 12:40 PM221 km137 miles119 nmSouth-southeast SSE
IquitosMon 11:40 AM221 km137 miles119 nmNorth N
Rio BrancoMon 12:40 PM769 km478 miles415 nmSoutheast SE
CobijaMon 12:40 PM771 km479 miles416 nmSoutheast SE
LimaMon 11:40 AM807 km502 miles436 nmSouth-southwest SSW
GuayaquilMon 11:40 AM826 km513 miles446 nmWest-northwest WNW
QuitoMon 11:40 AM837 km520 miles452 nmNorthwest NW
MitúMon 11:40 AM848 km527 miles458 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FlorenciaMon 11:40 AM852 km530 miles460 nmNorth-northwest NNW
RiberaltaMon 12:40 PM991 km616 miles535 nmSoutheast SE
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