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Day and Night World Map

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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

See where the moon is over the horizon

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Position of the Sun

On Saturday, November 2, 2013 at 16:10:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 14° 56' South
Longitude: 66° 53' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.25 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"1002.59 miwest0° 00' 47.0"0.90 misouth1002.56 mi
24 hours0° 00' 01.5"0.03 mieast0° 18' 42.6"21.44 misouth21.44 mi

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, November 2, 2013 at 16:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 11° 55' South
Longitude: 78° 02' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.84 meters/second, 1576.2 km/hour, 979.4 miles/hour or 851.1 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 misouth16.32 mi
1 hour14° 28' 04.3"979.27 miwest0° 09' 19.8"10.69 misouth979.04 mi
24 hours13° 06' 45.7"887.56 mieast3° 24' 22.4"234.18 misouth912.03 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with Sun near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TrinidadSat 12:10 PM213 km133 miles115 nmEast E
La PazSat 12:10 PM219 km136 miles118 nmSouthwest SW
SucreSat 12:10 PM485 km301 miles262 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Santa CruzSat 12:10 PM505 km314 miles273 nmSoutheast SE
ArequipaSat 11:10 AM525 km326 miles283 nmWest-southwest WSW
Rio BrancoSat 12:10 PM558 km347 miles301 nmNorth N
LimaSat 11:10 AM1144 km711 miles618 nmWest-northwest WNW
Asuncion *Sat 1:10 PM1497 km930 miles808 nmSoutheast SE
ManausSat 12:10 PM1509 km938 miles815 nmNorth-northeast NNE
CórdobaSat 1:10 PM1846 km1147 miles997 nmSouth S
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