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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 17:50:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 46' South, Longitude: 90° 51' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 461.59 meters/second, 1661.7 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"1032.59 miwest0° 00' 57.2"1.09 misouth1032.58 mi
24 hours0° 04' 11.1"4.80 miwest0° 22' 52.3"26.19 misouth26.63 mi

Position of the Moon

On Monday, October 7, 2013 at 17:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 31' South, Longitude: 57° 17' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.30 meters/second, 1541.9 km/hour, 958.1 miles/hour or 832.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.6"15.97 miwest0° 00' 06.3"0.12 misouth15.97 mi
1 hour14° 26' 32.3"957.87 miwest0° 06' 22.8"7.31 misouth957.64 mi
24 hours13° 36' 33.0"902.64 mieast2° 03' 32.8"141.62 misouth908.73 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Galapagos IslandsMon 11:50 AM556 km345 miles300 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuayaquilMon 12:50 PM1277 km794 miles690 nmEast-northeast ENE
QuitoMon 12:50 PM1502 km933 miles811 nmEast-northeast ENE
LimaMon 12:50 PM1670 km1038 miles902 nmEast-southeast ESE
CaliMon 12:50 PM1890 km1174 miles1020 nmEast-northeast ENE
San JoseMon 11:50 AM1891 km1175 miles1021 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ManaguaMon 11:50 AM2045 km1271 miles1104 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PanamaMon 12:50 PM2060 km1280 miles1112 nmNortheast NE
San SalvadorMon 11:50 AM2160 km1342 miles1166 nmNorth N
BogotaMon 12:50 PM2190 km1361 miles1182 nmEast-northeast ENE
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