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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 16:50:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 38' South, Longitude: 76° 53' 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"1004.02 miwest0° 00' 47.6"0.91 misouth1003.99 mi
24 hours0° 00' 10.3"0.19 miwest0° 18' 56.9"21.71 misouth21.72 mi

Position of the Moon

On Friday, November 1, 2013 at 16:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 03' South, Longitude: 100° 06' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.89 meters/second, 1598.0 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' 44.2"992.86 miwest0° 10' 23.8"11.91 misouth992.72 mi
24 hours12° 25' 38.4"851.21 mieast3° 58' 12.7"272.89 misouth889.26 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
IcaFri 11:50 AM134 km83 miles72 nmEast-northeast ENE
LimaFri 11:50 AM285 km177 miles154 nmNorth N
ArequipaFri 11:50 AM606 km377 miles327 nmEast-southeast ESE
La PazFri 12:50 PM961 km597 miles519 nmEast-southeast ESE
CobijaFri 12:50 PM967 km601 miles522 nmEast-northeast ENE
Rio BrancoFri 12:50 PM1112 km691 miles600 nmEast-northeast ENE
SucreFri 12:50 PM1330 km826 miles718 nmEast-southeast ESE
GuayaquilFri 11:50 AM1413 km878 miles763 nmNorth-northwest NNW
QuitoFri 11:50 AM1603 km996 miles865 nmNorth N
Galapagos IslandsFri 10:50 AM2065 km1283 miles1115 nmNorthwest NW
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