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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 17:10:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 38' South, Longitude: 81° 36' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.88 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"1003.93 miwest0° 00' 47.5"0.91 misouth1003.90 mi
24 hours0° 00' 10.2"0.19 miwest0° 18' 56.6"21.71 misouth21.71 mi

Position of the Moon

On Friday, November 1, 2013 at 17:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 07' South, Longitude: 104° 40' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.82 meters/second, 1597.8 km/hour, 992.8 miles/hour or 862.7 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' 43.0"992.64 miwest0° 10' 23.2"11.90 misouth992.49 mi
24 hours12° 26' 10.8"851.65 mieast3° 57' 52.0"272.47 misouth889.53 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LimaFri 12:10 PM571 km355 miles308 nmEast-northeast ENE
Machu Picchu PuebloFri 12:10 PM994 km618 miles537 nmEast E
GuayaquilFri 12:10 PM1386 km861 miles749 nmNorth N
La PazFri 1:10 PM1459 km907 miles788 nmEast E
Rio BrancoFri 1:10 PM1585 km985 miles856 nmEast-northeast ENE
QuitoFri 12:10 PM1629 km1012 miles880 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Galapagos IslandsFri 11:10 AM1756 km1091 miles948 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SucreFri 1:10 PM1807 km1123 miles976 nmEast-southeast ESE
BogotaFri 12:10 PM2287 km1421 miles1235 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Santiago *Fri 2:10 PM2356 km1464 miles1272 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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