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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 Friday, November 1, 2013 at 16:30:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 38' South, Longitude: 71° 53' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.90 meters/second, 1616.0 km/hour, 1004.2 miles/hour or 872.6 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.0"16.74 miwest0° 00' 00.8"0.02 misouth16.74 mi
1 hour15° 00' 00.6"1004.04 miwest0° 00' 47.6"0.91 misouth1004.01 mi
24 hours0° 00' 10.5"0.20 miwest0° 18' 57.0"21.72 misouth21.72 mi

Position of the Moon

On Friday, November 1, 2013 at 16:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 60' South, Longitude: 95° 16' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.96 meters/second, 1598.3 km/hour, 993.1 miles/hour or 863.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position 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' 45.6"993.03 miwest0° 10' 24.4"11.92 misouth992.89 mi
24 hours12° 25' 04.3"850.68 mieast3° 58' 34.4"273.30 misouth888.91 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
CuzcoFri 11:30 AM121 km75 miles66 nmNorth N
ArequipaFri 11:30 AM201 km125 miles109 nmSouth S
La PazFri 12:30 PM452 km281 miles244 nmEast-southeast ESE
CobijaFri 12:30 PM523 km325 miles282 nmNortheast NE
LimaFri 11:30 AM627 km390 miles339 nmWest-northwest WNW
Rio BrancoFri 12:30 PM678 km421 miles366 nmNortheast NE
RiberaltaFri 12:30 PM748 km465 miles404 nmEast-northeast ENE
SucreFri 12:30 PM857 km533 miles463 nmSoutheast SE
GuayaquilFri 11:30 AM1631 km1014 miles881 nmNorth-northwest NNW
QuitoFri 11:30 AM1751 km1088 miles945 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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