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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 19:30:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 40' South, Longitude: 116° 36' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.82 meters/second, 1615.7 km/hour, 1004.0 miles/hour or 872.4 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"1003.79 miwest0° 00' 47.5"0.91 misouth1003.76 mi
24 hours0° 00' 09.0"0.17 miwest0° 18' 55.2"21.68 misouth21.68 mi

Position of the Moon

On Friday, November 1, 2013 at 19:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 31' South, Longitude: 138° 29' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.29 meters/second, 1595.8 km/hour, 991.6 miles/hour or 861.7 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' 33.5"991.44 miwest0° 10' 18.4"11.81 misouth991.28 mi
24 hours12° 30' 11.6"855.36 mieast3° 55' 12.8"269.44 misouth891.98 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 2:30 PM1568 km974 miles847 nmSouth-southeast SSE
AdamstownFri 11:30 AM1821 km1132 miles983 nmSouthwest SW
Galapagos IslandsFri 1:30 PM3338 km2074 miles1802 nmEast-northeast ENE
PapeeteFri 9:30 AM3537 km2198 miles1910 nmWest W
Mexico CityFri 1:30 PM4229 km2628 miles2283 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LimaFri 2:30 PM4290 km2666 miles2317 nmEast E
GuatemalaFri 1:30 PM4327 km2689 miles2336 nmNortheast NE
San SalvadorFri 1:30 PM4354 km2705 miles2351 nmNortheast NE
ManaguaFri 1:30 PM4471 km2778 miles2414 nmNortheast NE
QuitoFri 2:30 PM4486 km2788 miles2422 nmEast-northeast ENE
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