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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 18:40:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 39' South, Longitude: 104° 06' 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"1003.84 miwest0° 00' 47.5"0.91 misouth1003.81 mi
24 hours0° 00' 09.5"0.18 miwest0° 18' 55.8"21.69 misouth21.69 mi

Position of the Moon

On Friday, November 1, 2013 at 18:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 22' South, Longitude: 126° 25' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.48 meters/second, 1596.5 km/hour, 992.0 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' 29.5"16.53 miwest0° 00' 10.3"0.20 misouth16.53 mi
1 hour14° 29' 36.9"991.87 miwest0° 10' 20.2"11.84 misouth991.72 mi
24 hours12° 28' 45.4"854.03 mieast3° 56' 10.7"270.55 misouth891.11 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 1:40 PM1479 km919 miles799 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Galapagos IslandsFri 12:40 PM2204 km1370 miles1190 nmNortheast NE
LimaFri 1:40 PM2944 km1829 miles1590 nmEast E
AdamstownFri 10:40 AM2950 km1833 miles1593 nmWest-southwest WSW
QuitoFri 1:40 PM3238 km2012 miles1748 nmEast-northeast ENE
San JoseFri 12:40 PM3504 km2177 miles1892 nmNortheast NE
San SalvadorFri 12:40 PM3540 km2200 miles1911 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ManaguaFri 12:40 PM3558 km2211 miles1921 nmNortheast NE
GuatemalaFri 12:40 PM3565 km2215 miles1925 nmNorth-northeast NNE
TegucigalpaFri 12:40 PM3682 km2288 miles1988 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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