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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 16:40:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 38' South, Longitude: 74° 23' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.89 meters/second, 1616.0 km/hour, 1004.1 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"1004.03 miwest0° 00' 47.6"0.91 misouth1004.00 mi
24 hours0° 00' 10.5"0.19 miwest0° 18' 57.0"21.72 misouth21.72 mi

Position of the Moon

On Friday, November 1, 2013 at 16:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 02' South, Longitude: 97° 41' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.93 meters/second, 1598.1 km/hour, 993.0 miles/hour or 862.9 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' 44.9"992.95 miwest0° 10' 24.1"11.91 misouth992.80 mi
24 hours12° 25' 21.4"850.95 mieast3° 58' 23.7"273.10 misouth889.08 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
IcaFri 11:40 AM167 km104 miles90 nmWest-northwest WNW
ArequipaFri 11:40 AM364 km226 miles196 nmEast-southeast ESE
LimaFri 11:40 AM405 km252 miles219 nmNorthwest NW
La PazFri 12:40 PM701 km436 miles379 nmEast-southeast ESE
CobijaFri 12:40 PM728 km452 miles393 nmEast-northeast ENE
Rio BrancoFri 12:40 PM879 km546 miles475 nmNortheast NE
RiberaltaFri 12:40 PM988 km614 miles533 nmEast-northeast ENE
SucreFri 12:40 PM1087 km675 miles587 nmEast-southeast ESE
GuayaquilFri 11:40 AM1501 km933 miles811 nmNorth-northwest NNW
QuitoFri 11:40 AM1656 km1029 miles894 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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