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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 18:30:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 39' South, Longitude: 101° 36' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.84 meters/second, 1615.8 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"1003.85 miwest0° 00' 47.5"0.91 misouth1003.82 mi
24 hours0° 00' 09.5"0.18 miwest0° 18' 55.9"21.69 misouth21.69 mi

Position of the Moon

On Friday, November 1, 2013 at 18:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 20' South, Longitude: 123° 60' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.52 meters/second, 1596.7 km/hour, 992.1 miles/hour or 862.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.7"16.53 miwest0° 00' 10.3"0.20 misouth16.54 mi
1 hour14° 29' 37.6"991.96 miwest0° 10' 20.6"11.85 misouth991.81 mi
24 hours12° 28' 28.0"853.77 mieast3° 56' 22.2"270.76 misouth890.93 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 1:30 PM1593 km990 miles860 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Galapagos IslandsFri 12:30 PM2014 km1252 miles1088 nmNortheast NE
LimaFri 1:30 PM2675 km1662 miles1444 nmEast E
QuitoFri 1:30 PM3001 km1865 miles1621 nmEast-northeast ENE
AdamstownFri 10:30 AM3191 km1983 miles1723 nmWest-southwest WSW
San JoseFri 12:30 PM3336 km2073 miles1802 nmNortheast NE
ManaguaFri 12:30 PM3413 km2121 miles1843 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San SalvadorFri 12:30 PM3421 km2125 miles1847 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuatemalaFri 12:30 PM3459 km2149 miles1868 nmNorth-northeast NNE
TegucigalpaFri 12:30 PM3550 km2206 miles1917 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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