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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° 36' 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"1003.95 miwest0° 00' 47.6"0.91 misouth1003.92 mi
24 hours0° 00' 10.3"0.19 miwest0° 18' 56.9"21.71 misouth21.71 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: 99° 50' 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' 44.3"992.80 miwest0° 10' 23.8"11.91 misouth992.66 mi
24 hours12° 25' 36.5"851.12 mieast3° 58' 13.9"272.89 misouth889.18 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 AM109 km68 miles59 nmNortheast NE
LimaFri 11:50 AM289 km179 miles156 nmNorth N
Machu Picchu PuebloFri 11:50 AM470 km292 miles254 nmEast-northeast ENE
ArequipaFri 11:50 AM578 km359 miles312 nmEast-southeast ESE
La PazFri 12:50 PM931 km579 miles503 nmEast-southeast ESE
CobijaFri 12:50 PM939 km584 miles507 nmEast-northeast ENE
Rio BrancoFri 12:50 PM1085 km674 miles586 nmEast-northeast ENE
SucreFri 12:50 PM1302 km809 miles703 nmEast-southeast ESE
GuayaquilFri 11:50 AM1420 km883 miles767 nmNorth-northwest NNW
QuitoFri 11:50 AM1606 km998 miles867 nmNorth N
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