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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 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 PM94 km58 miles51 nmSouth S
ChiclayoFri 12:02 PM118 km73 miles64 nmWest-northwest WNW
LojaFri 12:02 PM364 km226 miles197 nmNorth N
LimaFri 12:02 PM565 km351 miles305 nmSouth-southeast SSE
GuayaquilFri 12:02 PM571 km355 miles308 nmNorth-northwest NNW
AmbatoFri 12:02 PM665 km413 miles359 nmNorth N
PortoviejoFri 12:02 PM710 km441 miles384 nmNorth-northwest NNW
QuitoFri 12:02 PM779 km484 miles421 nmNorth N
Machu Picchu PuebloFri 12:02 PM949 km590 miles513 nmSoutheast SE
CaliFri 12:02 PM1208 km751 miles652 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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