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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 19:44:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 02' South, Longitude: 120° 05' West

The ground speed is currently 450.10 meters/second, 1620.4 kilometres/hour, 1006.8 miles/hour or 874.9 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"1006.67 miWest0° 00' 48.6"0.93 miSouth1006.64 mi
24 hours0° 00' 33.1"0.62 miWest0° 19' 23.2"22.21 miSouth22.22 mi

## Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, October 30, 2013 at 19:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 01' North, Longitude: 165° 05' West

The ground speed is currently 449.50 meters/second, 1618.2 kilometres/hour, 1005.5 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' 32.0"16.76 miWest0° 00' 10.6"0.21 miSouth16.76 mi
1 hour14° 32' 07.1"1005.42 miWest0° 10' 45.0"12.31 miSouth1005.49 mi
24 hours11° 20' 57.8"785.05 miEast4° 19' 45.9"297.47 miSouth838.83 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
AdamstownWed 11:44 AM1610 km1001 miles870 nm SW
Easter Island *Wed 2:44 PM1827 km1135 miles986 nm SE
PapeeteWed 9:44 AM3179 km1975 miles1717 nm W
Galapagos IslandsWed 1:44 PM3657 km2272 miles1975 nm ENE
RarotongaWed 9:44 AM4276 km2657 miles2309 nm WSW
Mexico CityWed 1:44 PM4355 km2706 miles2351 nm NNE
KiritimatiThu 9:44 AM4469 km2777 miles2413 nm WNW
GuatemalaWed 1:44 PM4542 km2822 miles2452 nm NE
San SalvadorWed 1:44 PM4582 km2847 miles2474 nm NE
LimaWed 2:44 PM4668 km2901 miles2521 nm E