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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 = Wednesday, October 30, 2013 at 6:34:00 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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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° 35' 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"1006.74 miWest0° 00' 48.7"0.93 miSouth1006.71 mi
24 hours0° 00' 33.8"0.63 miWest0° 19' 23.9"22.23 miSouth22.23 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° 07' 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' 09.6"1005.46 miWest0° 10' 44.1"12.29 miSouth1005.54 mi
24 hours11° 19' 42.3"783.59 miEast4° 19' 40.1"297.36 miSouth837.53 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 PM1608 km999 miles868 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Galapagos IslandsWed 12:34 PM2037 km1266 miles1100 nmNortheast NE
LimaWed 1:34 PM2778 km1726 miles1500 nmEast E
QuitoWed 1:34 PM3060 km1901 miles1652 nmEast-northeast ENE
AdamstownWed 10:34 AM3128 km1944 miles1689 nmWest-southwest WSW
San JoseWed 12:34 PM3345 km2078 miles1806 nmNortheast NE
San SalvadorWed 12:34 PM3402 km2114 miles1837 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ManaguaWed 12:34 PM3408 km2118 miles1840 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuatemalaWed 12:34 PM3433 km2133 miles1854 nmNorth-northeast NNE
TegucigalpaWed 12:34 PM3541 km2200 miles1912 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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