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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 16:50:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 19' South, Longitude: 76° 52' 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"1005.47 miwest0° 00' 48.1"0.92 misouth1005.45 mi
24 hours0° 00' 22.5"0.42 miwest0° 19' 11.0"21.98 misouth21.99 mi

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, October 31, 2013 at 16:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 3° 47' South, Longitude: 111° 54' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.05 meters/second, 1613.0 km/hour, 1002.3 miles/hour or 870.9 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' 10.4"1002.21 miwest0° 10' 50.0"12.41 misouth1002.18 mi
24 hours11° 47' 39.2"814.10 mieast4° 16' 12.1"293.44 misouth862.78 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
IcaThu 11:50 AM120 km74 miles65 nmEast-northeast ENE
LimaThu 11:50 AM250 km155 miles135 nmNorth N
ArequipaThu 11:50 AM619 km384 miles334 nmEast-southeast ESE
CobijaThu 12:50 PM953 km592 miles514 nmEast-northeast ENE
La PazThu 12:50 PM969 km602 miles523 nmEast-southeast ESE
Rio BrancoThu 12:50 PM1096 km681 miles592 nmEast-northeast ENE
SucreThu 12:50 PM1343 km835 miles725 nmEast-southeast ESE
GuayaquilThu 11:50 AM1379 km857 miles744 nmNorth-northwest NNW
QuitoThu 11:50 AM1567 km974 miles846 nmNorth N
CaliThu 11:50 AM1959 km1218 miles1058 nmNorth N
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