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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° 23' 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"1003.85 miwest0° 00' 47.5"0.91 misouth1003.82 mi
24 hours0° 00' 08.8"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° 33' South, Longitude: 141° 10' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.24 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"16.53 miwest0° 00' 10.2"0.20 misouth16.53 mi
1 hour14° 29' 32.8"991.41 miwest0° 10' 18.2"11.80 misouth991.26 mi
24 hours12° 30' 30.9"855.71 mieast3° 54' 59.7"269.21 misouth892.23 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 AM1606 km998 miles867 nmSouthwest SW
Easter Island *Fri 2:40 PM1725 km1072 miles931 nmSoutheast SE
PapeeteFri 9:40 AM3242 km2014 miles1750 nmWest W
Galapagos IslandsFri 1:40 PM3612 km2245 miles1950 nmEast-northeast ENE
RarotongaFri 9:40 AM4329 km2690 miles2337 nmWest-southwest WSW
Mexico CityFri 1:40 PM4375 km2719 miles2362 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuatemalaFri 1:40 PM4536 km2818 miles2449 nmNortheast NE
KiritimatiSat 9:40 AM4565 km2837 miles2465 nmWest-northwest WNW
San SalvadorFri 1:40 PM4572 km2841 miles2469 nmNortheast NE
LimaFri 2:40 PM4590 km2852 miles2478 nmEast E
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