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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 Wednesday, October 30, 2013 at 18:34:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 01' South, Longitude: 102° 52' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 450.13 meters/second, 1620.5 km/hour, 1006.9 miles/hour or 875.0 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.0"16.78 miwest0° 00' 00.8"0.02 misouth16.78 mi
1 hour15° 00' 01.5"1006.81 miwest0° 00' 48.7"0.93 misouth1006.78 mi
24 hours0° 00' 33.8"0.63 miwest0° 19' 23.8"22.23 misouth22.24 mi

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, October 30, 2013 at 18:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 14' North, Longitude: 148° 24' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.52 meters/second, 1618.3 km/hour, 1005.6 miles/hour or 873.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.2"16.76 miwest0° 00' 10.6"0.20 misouth16.76 mi
1 hour14° 32' 09.5"1005.53 miwest0° 10' 44.1"12.30 misouth1005.61 mi
24 hours11° 19' 43.4"783.67 mieast4° 19' 40.2"297.38 misouth837.61 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Easter Island *Wed 1:34 PM1596 km992 miles862 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Galapagos IslandsWed 12:34 PM2058 km1279 miles1111 nmNortheast NE
LimaWed 1:34 PM2808 km1745 miles1516 nmEast E
QuitoWed 1:34 PM3087 km1918 miles1667 nmEast-northeast ENE
AdamstownWed 10:34 AM3101 km1927 miles1674 nmWest-southwest WSW
San JoseWed 12:34 PM3364 km2090 miles1816 nmNortheast NE
San SalvadorWed 12:34 PM3415 km2122 miles1844 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ManaguaWed 12:34 PM3424 km2128 miles1849 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuatemalaWed 12:34 PM3445 km2141 miles1860 nmNorth-northeast NNE
TegucigalpaWed 12:34 PM3553 km2208 miles1918 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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