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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 17:30:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 38' South, Longitude: 86° 36' 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"16.73 miwest0° 00' 00.8"0.02 misouth16.73 mi
1 hour15° 00' 00.6"1003.91 miwest0° 00' 47.5"0.91 misouth1003.88 mi
24 hours0° 00' 10.0"0.19 miwest0° 18' 56.5"21.71 misouth21.71 mi

Position of the Moon

On Friday, November 1, 2013 at 17:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 10' South, Longitude: 109° 30' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.75 meters/second, 1597.5 km/hour, 992.6 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 misouth16.54 mi
1 hour14° 29' 41.6"992.47 miwest0° 10' 22.6"11.88 misouth992.32 mi
24 hours12° 26' 44.9"852.18 mieast3° 57' 29.9"272.05 misouth889.88 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LimaFri 12:30 PM1075 km668 miles580 nmEast-northeast ENE
Galapagos IslandsFri 11:30 AM1555 km966 miles840 nmNorth-northwest NNW
GuayaquilFri 12:30 PM1559 km969 miles842 nmNorth-northeast NNE
QuitoFri 12:30 PM1826 km1135 miles986 nmNorth-northeast NNE
La PazFri 1:30 PM1991 km1237 miles1075 nmEast E
Rio BrancoFri 1:30 PM2106 km1309 miles1137 nmEast-northeast ENE
SucreFri 1:30 PM2324 km1444 miles1255 nmEast-southeast ESE
BogotaFri 12:30 PM2540 km1578 miles1372 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Santiago *Fri 2:30 PM2630 km1634 miles1420 nmSoutheast SE
PanamaFri 12:30 PM2728 km1695 miles1473 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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