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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 19:00:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 40' South, Longitude: 109° 06' 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"1003.82 miwest0° 00' 47.5"0.91 misouth1003.79 mi
24 hours0° 00' 09.2"0.17 miwest0° 18' 55.6"21.69 misouth21.69 mi

Position of the Moon

On Friday, November 1, 2013 at 19:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 26' South, Longitude: 131° 14' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.40 meters/second, 1596.3 km/hour, 991.9 miles/hour or 861.9 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' 35.5"991.70 miwest0° 10' 19.6"11.83 misouth991.55 mi
24 hours12° 29' 19.8"854.56 mieast3° 55' 47.7"270.11 misouth891.45 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 2:00 PM1376 km855 miles743 nmSouth S
AdamstownFri 11:00 AM2478 km1540 miles1338 nmWest-southwest WSW
Galapagos IslandsFri 1:00 PM2630 km1634 miles1420 nmNortheast NE
LimaFri 2:00 PM3482 km2164 miles1880 nmEast E
QuitoFri 2:00 PM3727 km2316 miles2012 nmEast-northeast ENE
San SalvadorFri 1:00 PM3827 km2378 miles2066 nmNortheast NE
GuatemalaFri 1:00 PM3829 km2379 miles2067 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San JoseFri 1:00 PM3876 km2408 miles2093 nmNortheast NE
ManaguaFri 1:00 PM3890 km2417 miles2101 nmNortheast NE
Mexico CityFri 1:00 PM3925 km2439 miles2119 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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