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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 17:20:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 38' South, Longitude: 84° 23' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.87 meters/second, 1615.9 km/hour, 1004.1 miles/hour or 872.5 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"1003.99 miwest0° 00' 47.5"0.91 misouth1003.96 mi
24 hours0° 00' 10.0"0.19 miwest0° 18' 56.6"21.71 misouth21.71 mi

Position of the Moon

On Friday, November 1, 2013 at 17:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 08' South, Longitude: 107° 21' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.78 meters/second, 1597.6 km/hour, 992.7 miles/hour or 862.6 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' 42.2"992.61 miwest0° 10' 22.7"11.89 misouth992.47 mi
24 hours12° 26' 29.8"852.00 mieast3° 57' 39.8"272.26 misouth889.79 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LimaFri 12:20 PM845 km525 miles456 nmEast-northeast ENE
GuayaquilFri 12:20 PM1459 km907 miles788 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Galapagos IslandsFri 11:20 AM1625 km1009 miles877 nmNorth-northwest NNW
QuitoFri 12:20 PM1720 km1069 miles929 nmNorth-northeast NNE
La PazFri 1:20 PM1754 km1090 miles947 nmEast E
Rio BrancoFri 1:20 PM1873 km1164 miles1011 nmEast-northeast ENE
SucreFri 1:20 PM2093 km1301 miles1130 nmEast-southeast ESE
BogotaFri 12:20 PM2415 km1501 miles1304 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Santiago *Fri 2:20 PM2500 km1553 miles1350 nmSouth-southeast SSE
PanamaFri 12:20 PM2668 km1658 miles1441 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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