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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.

Map showing day and night parts of the world

UTC time = Friday, November 1, 2013 at 4:20:00 PM.

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

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

= Civil Twilight (lightest shade)

= Nautical Twilight

= Astronomical Twilight

= Night, no twilight (darkest shade)

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Position of the Sun

On Friday, November 1, 2013 at 16:20:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 38' South, Longitude: 69° 06' West

The ground speed is currently 448.90 meters/second, 1616.0 kilometres/hour, 1004.2 miles/hour or 872.6 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"16.74 miWest0° 00' 00.8"0.02 miSouth16.74 mi
1 hour15° 00' 00.6"1003.98 miWest0° 00' 47.6"0.91 miSouth1003.95 mi
24 hours0° 00' 10.6"0.20 miWest0° 18' 57.2"21.72 miSouth21.72 mi

Position of the Moon

On Friday, November 1, 2013 at 16:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 58' South, Longitude: 92° 35' West

The ground speed is currently 444.01 meters/second, 1598.4 kilometres/hour, 993.2 miles/hour or 863.1 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' 29.7"16.55 miWest0° 00' 10.3"0.20 miSouth16.55 mi
1 hour14° 29' 46.3"993.05 miWest0° 10' 24.7"11.93 miSouth992.91 mi
24 hours12° 24' 45.3"850.33 miEast3° 58' 46.4"273.51 miSouth888.65 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
La PazFri 12:20 PM232 km144 miles125 nmSouth-southeast SSE
ArequipaFri 11:20 AM327 km203 miles177 nmSouthwest SW
CobijaFri 12:20 PM400 km249 miles216 nmNorth N
Machu Picchu PuebloFri 11:20 AM404 km251 miles218 nmWest-northwest WNW
CochabambaFri 12:20 PM439 km273 miles237 nmSoutheast SE
RiberaltaFri 12:20 PM519 km322 miles280 nmNortheast NE
Rio BrancoFri 12:20 PM533 km331 miles288 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SucreFri 12:20 PM636 km395 miles344 nmSoutheast SE
Santa CruzFri 12:20 PM723 km449 miles390 nmEast-southeast ESE
LimaFri 11:20 AM905 km563 miles489 nmWest-northwest WNW

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