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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° 53' 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"16.74 miwest0° 00' 00.8"0.02 misouth16.74 mi
1 hour15° 00' 00.6"1003.92 miwest0° 00' 47.5"0.91 misouth1003.89 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 18:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 21' South, Longitude: 124° 16' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.51 meters/second, 1596.6 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"16.54 miwest0° 00' 10.3"0.20 misouth16.54 mi
1 hour14° 29' 37.5"992.02 miwest0° 10' 20.5"11.85 misouth991.87 mi
24 hours12° 28' 30.0"853.86 mieast3° 56' 20.9"270.76 misouth891.01 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 PM1579 km981 miles852 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Galapagos IslandsFri 12:30 PM2035 km1264 miles1099 nmNortheast NE
LimaFri 1:30 PM2705 km1681 miles1461 nmEast E
QuitoFri 1:30 PM3027 km1881 miles1635 nmEast-northeast ENE
AdamstownFri 10:30 AM3164 km1966 miles1709 nmWest-southwest WSW
San JoseFri 12:30 PM3354 km2084 miles1811 nmNortheast NE
ManaguaFri 12:30 PM3428 km2130 miles1851 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San SalvadorFri 12:30 PM3433 km2133 miles1854 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuatemalaFri 12:30 PM3470 km2156 miles1873 nmNorth-northeast NNE
TegucigalpaFri 12:30 PM3564 km2215 miles1925 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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