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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

UTC time = Friday, November 1, 2013 at 4:30:00 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 16:30:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 38' South, Longitude: 71° 36' 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"1003.97 miWest0° 00' 47.6"0.91 miSouth1003.94 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° 00' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.97 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"992.97 miWest0° 10' 24.5"11.92 miSouth992.83 mi
24 hours12° 25' 02.4"850.59 miEast3° 58' 35.6"273.31 miSouth888.83 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 AM129 km80 miles70 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Machu Picchu PuebloFri 11:30 AM191 km119 miles103 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ArequipaFri 11:30 AM196 km122 miles106 nmSouth S
La PazFri 12:30 PM426 km265 miles230 nmEast-southeast ESE
CobijaFri 12:30 PM503 km313 miles272 nmNortheast NE
LimaFri 11:30 AM654 km406 miles353 nmWest-northwest WNW
Rio BrancoFri 12:30 PM658 km409 miles356 nmNortheast NE
RiberaltaFri 12:30 PM722 km449 miles390 nmEast-northeast ENE
SucreFri 12:30 PM833 km517 miles450 nmSoutheast SE
GuayaquilFri 11:30 AM1648 km1024 miles890 nmNorthwest NW

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