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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 Saturday, November 2, 2013 at 16:00:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 56' South, Longitude: 64° 06' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.26 meters/second, 1613.7 km/hour, 1002.7 miles/hour or 871.3 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.0"16.71 miwest0° 00' 00.8"0.01 misouth16.71 mi
1 hour15° 00' 00.1"1002.53 miwest0° 00' 47.0"0.90 misouth1002.50 mi
24 hours0° 00' 01.3"0.03 mieast0° 18' 42.8"21.44 misouth21.44 mi

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, November 2, 2013 at 16:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 54' South, Longitude: 75° 21' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.89 meters/second, 1576.4 km/hour, 979.5 miles/hour or 851.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.1"16.32 miwest0° 00' 09.3"0.18 misouth16.33 mi
1 hour14° 28' 05.2"979.32 miwest0° 09' 20.4"10.70 misouth979.10 mi
24 hours13° 06' 26.0"887.22 mieast3° 24' 42.6"234.55 misouth911.81 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TrinidadSat 12:00 Noon87 km54 miles47 nmWest W
Santa CruzSat 12:00 Noon330 km205 miles178 nmSouth-southeast SSE
San Ignacio de VelascoSat 12:00 Noon372 km231 miles201 nmEast-southeast ESE
La PazSat 12:00 Noon465 km289 miles251 nmWest-southwest WSW
SucreSat 12:00 Noon470 km292 miles254 nmSouth-southwest SSW
RiberaltaSat 12:00 Noon483 km300 miles261 nmNorth-northwest NNW
CobijaSat 12:00 Noon666 km414 miles360 nmNorthwest NW
Rio BrancoSat 12:00 Noon681 km423 miles368 nmNorthwest NW
Machu Picchu PuebloSat 11:00 AM931 km578 miles503 nmWest-northwest WNW
Asuncion *Sat 1:00 PM1329 km826 miles718 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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