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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 6:10:00 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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= Nautical Twilight

= Astronomical Twilight

= Night, no twilight (darkest shade)

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Position of the Sun

On Friday, November 1, 2013 at 18:10:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 39' South, Longitude: 96° 36' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.85 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"1003.87 miWest0° 00' 47.5"0.91 miSouth1003.84 mi
24 hours0° 00' 09.7"0.18 miWest0° 18' 56.1"21.70 miSouth21.70 mi

Position of the Moon

On Friday, November 1, 2013 at 18:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 17' South, Longitude: 119° 10' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.59 meters/second, 1596.9 km/hour, 992.3 miles/hour or 862.3 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' 38.9"992.13 miWest0° 10' 21.1"11.86 miSouth991.98 mi
24 hours12° 27' 53.7"853.24 miEast3° 56' 44.9"271.20 miSouth890.58 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 12:10 PM1705 km1059 miles920 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Easter Island *Fri 1:10 PM1908 km1186 miles1030 nmSouthwest SW
LimaFri 1:10 PM2138 km1328 miles1154 nmEast E
GuayaquilFri 1:10 PM2294 km1425 miles1239 nmNortheast NE
QuitoFri 1:10 PM2552 km1586 miles1378 nmNortheast NE
San JoseFri 12:10 PM3050 km1895 miles1647 nmNorth-northeast NNE
La PazFri 2:10 PM3058 km1900 miles1651 nmEast E
Rio BrancoFri 2:10 PM3170 km1970 miles1712 nmEast E
ManaguaFri 12:10 PM3176 km1973 miles1715 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PanamaFri 1:10 PM3223 km2003 miles1741 nmNortheast NE

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