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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 19:50:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 40' South, Longitude: 121° 53' 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"1003.84 miwest0° 00' 47.5"0.91 misouth1003.81 mi
24 hours0° 00' 08.8"0.16 miwest0° 18' 55.1"21.68 misouth21.68 mi

Position of the Moon

On Friday, November 1, 2013 at 19:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 34' South, Longitude: 143° 35' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.21 meters/second, 1595.5 km/hour, 991.4 miles/hour or 861.5 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 misouth16.52 mi
1 hour14° 29' 32.1"991.32 miwest0° 10' 17.8"11.79 misouth991.17 mi
24 hours12° 30' 48.1"855.97 mieast3° 54' 47.9"268.98 misouth892.40 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AdamstownFri 11:50 AM1436 km892 miles775 nmSouthwest SW
Easter Island *Fri 2:50 PM1893 km1176 miles1022 nmSoutheast SE
PapeeteFri 9:50 AM2976 km1849 miles1607 nmWest W
Galapagos IslandsFri 1:50 PM3863 km2401 miles2086 nmEast-northeast ENE
RarotongaFri 9:50 AM4070 km2529 miles2198 nmWest-southwest WSW
KiritimatiSat 9:50 AM4314 km2681 miles2330 nmWest-northwest WNW
Mexico CityFri 1:50 PM4520 km2809 miles2441 nmNortheast NE
GuatemalaFri 1:50 PM4733 km2941 miles2556 nmNortheast NE
San SalvadorFri 1:50 PM4776 km2968 miles2579 nmNortheast NE
LimaFri 2:50 PM4859 km3019 miles2623 nmEast E
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