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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 18:10:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 39' South, Longitude: 96° 53' 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"16.74 miwest0° 00' 00.8"0.02 misouth16.74 mi
1 hour15° 00' 00.6"1003.94 miwest0° 00' 47.5"0.91 misouth1003.91 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° 26' 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"992.19 miwest0° 10' 21.1"11.86 misouth992.04 mi
24 hours12° 27' 55.5"853.33 mieast3° 56' 43.6"271.19 misouth890.66 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 PM1719 km1068 miles928 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Easter Island *Fri 1:10 PM1888 km1173 miles1019 nmSouthwest SW
LimaFri 1:10 PM2168 km1347 miles1171 nmEast E
GuayaquilFri 1:10 PM2318 km1440 miles1251 nmNortheast NE
QuitoFri 1:10 PM2576 km1601 miles1391 nmNortheast NE
San JoseFri 12:10 PM3064 km1904 miles1654 nmNorth-northeast NNE
La PazFri 2:10 PM3088 km1919 miles1667 nmEast E
ManaguaFri 12:10 PM3187 km1980 miles1721 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Rio BrancoFri 2:10 PM3201 km1989 miles1728 nmEast E
PanamaFri 1:10 PM3242 km2014 miles1750 nmNortheast NE
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