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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 Tuesday, October 29, 2013 at 19:54:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 42' South, Longitude: 122° 51' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 450.73 meters/second, 1622.6 km/hour, 1008.3 miles/hour or 876.1 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.0"16.81 miwest0° 00' 00.8"0.02 misouth16.81 mi
1 hour15° 00' 02.0"1008.16 miwest0° 00' 49.3"0.94 misouth1008.13 mi
24 hours0° 00' 45.0"0.84 miwest0° 19' 36.5"22.47 misouth22.48 mi

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, October 29, 2013 at 19:54:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 4° 12' North, Longitude: 178° 47' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.64 meters/second, 1615.1 km/hour, 1003.6 miles/hour or 872.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.7"16.73 miwest0° 00' 10.2"0.20 misouth16.73 mi
1 hour14° 32' 47.4"1003.57 miwest0° 10' 14.5"11.73 misouth1003.74 mi
24 hours10° 59' 58.4"758.87 mieast4° 12' 30.1"289.17 misouth813.36 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AdamstownTue 11:54 AM1469 km913 miles793 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Easter Island *Tue 2:54 PM2042 km1269 miles1103 nmSoutheast SE
PapeeteTue 9:54 AM2893 km1798 miles1562 nmWest-southwest WSW
Galapagos IslandsTue 1:54 PM3927 km2440 miles2120 nmEast-northeast ENE
RarotongaTue 9:54 AM4000 km2485 miles2160 nmWest-southwest WSW
KiritimatiWed 9:54 AM4177 km2595 miles2255 nmWest-northwest WNW
Mexico CityTue 1:54 PM4493 km2792 miles2426 nmNortheast NE
GuatemalaTue 1:54 PM4742 km2946 miles2560 nmNortheast NE
San SalvadorTue 1:54 PM4791 km2977 miles2587 nmNortheast NE
ManaguaTue 1:54 PM4948 km3074 miles2672 nmNortheast NE
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