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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 areas of the Earth are in daylight and which are in night.

= The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

= The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

= Nautical Twilight

= Astronomical Twilight

= Night, no twilight (darkest shade)

See where the Moon is over the horizon

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## Position of the Sun

On Wednesday, October 30, 2013 at 18:40:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 01' South, Longitude: 104° 05' West

The ground speed is currently 450.13 meters/second, 1620.5 kilometres/hour, 1006.9 miles/hour or 875.0 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Sun 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' 33.7"0.63 miWest0° 19' 23.8"22.22 miSouth22.23 mi

## Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, October 30, 2013 at 18:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 13' North, Longitude: 149° 35' West

The ground speed is currently 449.52 meters/second, 1618.3 kilometres/hour, 1005.6 miles/hour or 873.8 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon 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' 09.4"1005.46 miWest0° 10' 44.3"12.30 miSouth1005.53 mi
24 hours11° 19' 48.7"783.71 miEast4° 19' 40.5"297.37 miSouth837.64 mi

## Locations With the Sun Near Its Zenith

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

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LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Easter Island *Wed 1:40 PM1546 km961 miles835 nm SSW
Galapagos IslandsWed 12:40 PM2156 km1340 miles1164 nm NE
LimaWed 1:40 PM2940 km1827 miles1588 nm E
AdamstownWed 10:40 AM2984 km1854 miles1611 nm WSW
QuitoWed 1:40 PM3204 km1991 miles1730 nm ENE
San JoseWed 12:40 PM3449 km2143 miles1862 nm NE
San SalvadorWed 12:40 PM3477 km2160 miles1877 nm NNE
ManaguaWed 12:40 PM3498 km2174 miles1889 nm NE
GuatemalaWed 12:40 PM3500 km2175 miles1890 nm NNE
TegucigalpaWed 12:40 PM3623 km2251 miles1956 nm NNE