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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

UTC time = Friday, November 1, 2013 at 5:20:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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= Night, no twilight (darkest shade)

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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° 06' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.88 meters/second, 1616.0 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"1003.92 miWest0° 00' 47.5"0.91 miSouth1003.89 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° 05' 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"16.54 miWest0° 00' 10.3"0.20 miSouth16.55 mi
1 hour14° 29' 42.3"992.55 miWest0° 10' 22.9"11.89 miSouth992.41 mi
24 hours12° 26' 27.8"851.92 miEast3° 57' 41.0"272.26 miSouth889.71 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 PM817 km507 miles441 nmEast-northeast ENE
GuayaquilFri 12:20 PM1449 km901 miles783 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Galapagos IslandsFri 11:20 AM1636 km1016 miles883 nmNorth-northwest NNW
QuitoFri 12:20 PM1708 km1062 miles922 nmNorth-northeast NNE
La PazFri 1:20 PM1725 km1072 miles931 nmEast E
Rio BrancoFri 1:20 PM1844 km1146 miles996 nmEast-northeast ENE
SucreFri 1:20 PM2064 km1283 miles1115 nmEast-southeast ESE
BogotaFri 12:20 PM2401 km1492 miles1296 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Santiago *Fri 2:20 PM2484 km1544 miles1341 nmSouth-southeast SSE
PanamaFri 12:20 PM2662 km1654 miles1437 nmNorth N

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