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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° 53' 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"1003.86 miwest0° 00' 47.5"0.91 misouth1003.83 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° 45' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.28 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' 33.4"991.50 miwest0° 10' 18.4"11.81 misouth991.34 mi
24 hours12° 30' 13.5"855.45 mieast3° 55' 11.4"269.43 misouth892.06 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 PM1582 km983 miles854 nmSouth-southeast SSE
AdamstownFri 11:30 AM1799 km1118 miles971 nmSouthwest SW
Galapagos IslandsFri 1:30 PM3365 km2091 miles1817 nmEast-northeast ENE
PapeeteFri 9:30 AM3507 km2179 miles1894 nmWest W
Mexico CityFri 1:30 PM4243 km2636 miles2291 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LimaFri 2:30 PM4320 km2685 miles2333 nmEast E
GuatemalaFri 1:30 PM4347 km2701 miles2347 nmNortheast NE
San SalvadorFri 1:30 PM4375 km2719 miles2363 nmNortheast NE
ManaguaFri 1:30 PM4494 km2792 miles2427 nmNortheast NE
QuitoFri 2:30 PM4515 km2805 miles2438 nmEast-northeast ENE
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