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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 19:40:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 40' South, Longitude: 119° 06' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.81 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"1003.78 miwest0° 00' 47.5"0.91 misouth1003.75 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 19:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 32' South, Longitude: 140° 54' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.25 meters/second, 1595.7 km/hour, 991.5 miles/hour or 861.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.5"16.52 miwest0° 00' 10.2"0.20 misouth16.53 mi
1 hour14° 29' 32.8"991.35 miwest0° 10' 18.2"11.80 misouth991.20 mi
24 hours12° 30' 28.9"855.62 mieast3° 55' 01.1"269.22 misouth892.15 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with Sun near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AdamstownFri 11:40 AM1627 km1011 miles878 nmSouthwest SW
Easter Island *Fri 2:40 PM1707 km1061 miles922 nmSoutheast SE
PapeeteFri 9:40 AM3271 km2033 miles1766 nmWest W
Galapagos IslandsFri 1:40 PM3584 km2227 miles1935 nmEast-northeast ENE
RarotongaFri 9:40 AM4358 km2708 miles2353 nmWest-southwest WSW
Mexico CityFri 1:40 PM4360 km2709 miles2354 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuatemalaFri 1:40 PM4514 km2805 miles2438 nmNortheast NE
San SalvadorFri 1:40 PM4550 km2827 miles2457 nmNortheast NE
LimaFri 2:40 PM4559 km2833 miles2462 nmEast E
KiritimatiSat 9:40 AM4593 km2854 miles2480 nmWest-northwest WNW
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