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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 17:50:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 39' South, Longitude: 91° 53' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.86 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"1003.96 miwest0° 00' 47.5"0.91 misouth1003.93 mi
24 hours0° 00' 09.8"0.18 miwest0° 18' 56.3"21.70 misouth21.70 mi

Position of the Moon

On Friday, November 1, 2013 at 17:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 14' South, Longitude: 114° 36' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.67 meters/second, 1597.2 km/hour, 992.5 miles/hour or 862.4 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' 40.2"992.36 miwest0° 10' 21.8"11.87 misouth992.21 mi
24 hours12° 27' 21.3"852.80 mieast3° 57' 06.3"271.62 misouth890.31 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Galapagos IslandsFri 11:50 AM1541 km957 miles832 nmNorth N
LimaFri 12:50 PM1633 km1015 miles882 nmEast E
GuayaquilFri 12:50 PM1903 km1183 miles1028 nmNortheast NE
QuitoFri 12:50 PM2170 km1349 miles1172 nmNortheast NE
Easter Island *Fri 12:50 PM2275 km1413 miles1228 nmSouthwest SW
La PazFri 1:50 PM2554 km1587 miles1379 nmEast E
Rio BrancoFri 1:50 PM2666 km1657 miles1440 nmEast E
San JoseFri 11:50 AM2851 km1772 miles1540 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SucreFri 1:50 PM2875 km1786 miles1552 nmEast-southeast ESE
BogotaFri 12:50 PM2899 km1801 miles1565 nmNortheast NE
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