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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 Thursday, October 31, 2013 at 16:30:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 19' South, Longitude: 71° 52' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.54 meters/second, 1618.4 km/hour, 1005.6 miles/hour or 873.8 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.0"16.76 miwest0° 00' 00.8"0.02 misouth16.76 mi
1 hour15° 00' 01.2"1005.49 miwest0° 00' 48.1"0.92 misouth1005.47 mi
24 hours0° 00' 22.6"0.42 miwest0° 19' 11.3"21.99 misouth21.99 mi

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, October 31, 2013 at 16:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 3° 43' South, Longitude: 107° 04' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.09 meters/second, 1613.1 km/hour, 1002.3 miles/hour or 871.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.1"16.71 miwest0° 00' 10.7"0.21 misouth16.71 mi
1 hour14° 31' 11.5"1002.30 miwest0° 10' 50.1"12.41 misouth1002.27 mi
24 hours11° 47' 10.6"813.61 mieast4° 16' 20.6"293.60 misouth862.40 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
CuzcoThu 11:30 AM86 km54 miles47 nmNorth N
ArequipaThu 11:30 AM236 km147 miles127 nmSouth S
La PazThu 12:30 PM469 km292 miles253 nmEast-southeast ESE
LimaThu 11:30 AM613 km381 miles331 nmWest-northwest WNW
Rio BrancoThu 12:30 PM651 km404 miles351 nmNortheast NE
SucreThu 12:30 PM878 km545 miles474 nmSoutheast SE
GuayaquilThu 11:30 AM1602 km996 miles865 nmNorthwest NW
QuitoThu 11:30 AM1719 km1068 miles928 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ManausThu 12:30 PM1796 km1116 miles970 nmNortheast NE
Asuncion *Thu 1:30 PM1921 km1194 miles1037 nmSoutheast SE
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