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Day and Night World Map

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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 these coordinates:
Latitude: 14° 40' South
Longitude: 106° 53' 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"1003.90 miwest0° 00' 47.5"0.91 misouth1003.87 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 these coordinates:
Latitude: 8° 24' South
Longitude: 129° 06' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.44 meters/second, 1596.4 km/hour, 991.9 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' 36.1"991.84 miwest0° 10' 19.9"11.83 misouth991.69 mi
24 hours12° 29' 04.4"854.39 mieast3° 55' 58.0"270.32 misouth891.36 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 PM1399 km869 miles755 nmSouth S
Galapagos IslandsFri 12:50 PM2435 km1513 miles1315 nmNortheast NE
AdamstownFri 10:50 AM2685 km1669 miles1450 nmWest-southwest WSW
LimaFri 1:50 PM3243 km2015 miles1751 nmEast E
QuitoFri 1:50 PM3507 km2179 miles1894 nmEast-northeast ENE
San SalvadorFri 12:50 PM3692 km2294 miles1994 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuatemalaFri 12:50 PM3704 km2302 miles2000 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San JoseFri 12:50 PM3705 km2302 miles2000 nmNortheast NE
ManaguaFri 12:50 PM3736 km2322 miles2017 nmNortheast NE
TegucigalpaFri 12:50 PM3845 km2389 miles2076 nmNortheast NE
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