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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 18:20:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 39' South, Longitude: 99° 06' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.85 meters/second, 1615.9 km/hour, 1004.0 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"1003.86 miwest0° 00' 47.5"0.91 misouth1003.83 mi
24 hours0° 00' 09.5"0.18 miwest0° 18' 55.9"21.70 misouth21.70 mi

Position of the Moon

On Friday, November 1, 2013 at 18:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 19' South, Longitude: 121° 35' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.56 meters/second, 1596.8 km/hour, 992.2 miles/hour or 862.2 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' 38.3"992.04 miwest0° 10' 20.9"11.85 misouth991.89 mi
24 hours12° 28' 10.8"853.50 mieast3° 56' 33.6"270.98 misouth890.76 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Easter Island *Fri 1:20 PM1738 km1080 miles939 nmSouthwest SW
Galapagos IslandsFri 12:20 PM1845 km1147 miles996 nmNortheast NE
LimaFri 1:20 PM2406 km1495 miles1299 nmEast E
GuayaquilFri 1:20 PM2518 km1565 miles1360 nmEast-northeast ENE
QuitoFri 1:20 PM2772 km1722 miles1497 nmEast-northeast ENE
San JoseFri 12:20 PM3184 km1979 miles1719 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ManaguaFri 12:20 PM3285 km2041 miles1774 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San SalvadorFri 12:20 PM3320 km2063 miles1793 nmNorth-northeast NNE
La PazFri 2:20 PM3325 km2066 miles1795 nmEast E
GuatemalaFri 12:20 PM3371 km2095 miles1820 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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