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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 16:40:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 19' South, Longitude: 74° 22' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.54 meters/second, 1618.3 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"1005.48 miwest0° 00' 48.1"0.92 misouth1005.46 mi
24 hours0° 00' 22.5"0.42 miwest0° 19' 11.2"21.99 misouth21.99 mi

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, October 31, 2013 at 16:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 3° 45' South, Longitude: 109° 29' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.07 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"16.70 miwest0° 00' 10.7"0.21 misouth16.71 mi
1 hour14° 31' 10.9"1002.26 miwest0° 10' 50.0"12.41 misouth1002.23 mi
24 hours11° 47' 24.9"813.85 mieast4° 16' 16.5"293.52 misouth862.59 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
IcaThu 11:40 AM157 km98 miles85 nmWest W
LimaThu 11:40 AM381 km237 miles206 nmNorthwest NW
ArequipaThu 11:40 AM384 km238 miles207 nmSoutheast SE
CobijaThu 12:40 PM709 km441 miles383 nmEast-northeast ENE
La PazThu 12:40 PM712 km443 miles385 nmEast-southeast ESE
Rio BrancoThu 12:40 PM859 km534 miles464 nmEast-northeast ENE
RiberaltaThu 12:40 PM974 km605 miles526 nmEast-northeast ENE
SucreThu 12:40 PM1103 km685 miles596 nmEast-southeast ESE
GuayaquilThu 11:40 AM1469 km913 miles793 nmNorth-northwest NNW
QuitoThu 11:40 AM1622 km1008 miles876 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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