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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 18:50:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 40' South, Longitude: 106° 36' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.83 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"1003.83 miwest0° 00' 47.5"0.91 misouth1003.80 mi
24 hours0° 00' 09.3"0.17 miwest0° 18' 55.6"21.69 misouth21.69 mi

Position of the Moon

On Friday, November 1, 2013 at 18:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 24' South, Longitude: 128° 50' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.44 meters/second, 1596.4 km/hour, 992.0 miles/hour or 862.0 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' 10.2"0.20 misouth16.53 mi
1 hour14° 29' 36.2"991.78 miwest0° 10' 19.9"11.83 misouth991.63 mi
24 hours12° 29' 02.5"854.30 mieast3° 55' 59.2"270.33 misouth891.28 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 1:50 PM1405 km873 miles758 nmSouth S
Galapagos IslandsFri 12:50 PM2411 km1498 miles1302 nmNortheast NE
AdamstownFri 10:50 AM2712 km1685 miles1464 nmWest-southwest WSW
LimaFri 1:50 PM3213 km1997 miles1735 nmEast E
QuitoFri 1:50 PM3480 km2162 miles1879 nmEast-northeast ENE
San SalvadorFri 12:50 PM3676 km2284 miles1985 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San JoseFri 12:50 PM3684 km2289 miles1989 nmNortheast NE
GuatemalaFri 12:50 PM3689 km2292 miles1992 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ManaguaFri 12:50 PM3718 km2310 miles2007 nmNortheast NE
TegucigalpaFri 12:50 PM3828 km2379 miles2067 nmNortheast NE
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