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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° 34' 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"16.80 miwest0° 00' 00.8"0.02 misouth16.80 mi
1 hour15° 00' 02.0"1008.09 miwest0° 00' 49.3"0.94 misouth1008.06 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° 30' 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' 47.5"1003.49 miwest0° 10' 14.4"11.73 misouth1003.67 mi
24 hours10° 59' 57.7"758.79 mieast4° 12' 29.5"289.14 misouth813.29 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 AM1485 km923 miles802 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Easter Island *Tue 2:54 PM2022 km1257 miles1092 nmSoutheast SE
PapeeteTue 9:54 AM2923 km1816 miles1578 nmWest-southwest WSW
Galapagos IslandsTue 1:54 PM3898 km2422 miles2105 nmEast-northeast ENE
RarotongaTue 9:54 AM4029 km2503 miles2175 nmWest-southwest WSW
KiritimatiWed 9:54 AM4205 km2613 miles2270 nmWest-northwest WNW
Mexico CityTue 1:54 PM4475 km2781 miles2416 nmNortheast NE
GuatemalaTue 1:54 PM4719 km2932 miles2548 nmNortheast NE
San SalvadorTue 1:54 PM4767 km2962 miles2574 nmNortheast NE
ManaguaTue 1:54 PM4923 km3059 miles2658 nmNortheast NE
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