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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

UTC time = Friday, October 11, 2013 at 5:02:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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= Night, no twilight (darkest shade)

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Position of the Sun

On Friday, October 11, 2013 at 17:02:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 16' South, Longitude: 78° 50' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 460.21 meters/second, 1656.8 km/hour, 1029.5 miles/hour or 894.6 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.1"17.16 miWest0° 00' 00.9"0.02 miSouth17.16 mi
1 hour15° 00' 09.4"1029.41 miWest0° 00' 56.3"1.08 miSouth1029.39 mi
24 hours0° 03' 44.1"4.27 miWest0° 22' 30.5"25.78 miSouth26.13 mi

Position of the Moon

On Friday, October 11, 2013 at 17:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 44' South, Longitude: 10° 00' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.07 meters/second, 1530.2 km/hour, 950.8 miles/hour or 826.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.7"15.85 miWest0° 00' 05.1"0.10 miNorth15.85 mi
1 hour14° 25' 41.9"950.62 miWest0° 05' 10.8"5.94 miNorth950.87 mi
24 hours13° 31' 17.9"890.91 miEast2° 33' 49.2"176.29 miNorth914.12 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TrujilloFri 12:02 PM96 km59 miles52 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ChiclayoFri 12:02 PM124 km77 miles67 nmWest-northwest WNW
LojaFri 12:02 PM364 km226 miles197 nmNorth N
CuencaFri 12:02 PM484 km301 miles261 nmNorth N
CallaoFri 12:02 PM559 km347 miles302 nmSouth-southeast SSE
LimaFri 12:02 PM565 km351 miles305 nmSouth-southeast SSE
GuayaquilFri 12:02 PM571 km355 miles309 nmNorth-northwest NNW
AmbatoFri 12:02 PM665 km413 miles359 nmNorth N
IquitosFri 12:02 PM731 km454 miles395 nmEast-northeast ENE
QuitoFri 12:02 PM780 km485 miles421 nmNorth N

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