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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

UTC time = Saturday, November 2, 2013 at 4:20:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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= Night, no twilight (darkest shade)

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Position of the Sun

On Saturday, November 2, 2013 at 16:20:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 57' South, Longitude: 69° 06' 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"1002.51 miWest0° 00' 47.0"0.90 miSouth1002.48 mi
24 hours0° 00' 01.6"0.03 miEast0° 18' 42.6"21.44 miSouth21.44 mi

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, November 2, 2013 at 16:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 57' South, Longitude: 80° 10' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.79 meters/second, 1576.1 km/hour, 979.3 miles/hour or 851.0 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' 03.6"979.10 miWest0° 09' 19.1"10.68 miSouth978.88 mi
24 hours13° 07' 01.4"887.72 miEast3° 24' 06.2"233.86 miSouth912.10 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
La PazSat 12:20 PM202 km125 miles109 nmSouth-southeast SSE
ArequipaSat 11:20 AM307 km191 miles166 nmWest-southwest WSW
Machu Picchu PuebloSat 11:20 AM419 km260 miles226 nmWest-northwest WNW
CobijaSat 12:20 PM435 km270 miles235 nmNorth N
RiberaltaSat 12:20 PM546 km339 miles295 nmNortheast NE
Rio BrancoSat 12:20 PM567 km352 miles306 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SucreSat 12:20 PM610 km379 miles329 nmSoutheast SE
San Ignacio de VelascoSat 12:20 PM887 km551 miles479 nmEast-southeast ESE
LimaSat 11:20 AM916 km569 miles495 nmWest-northwest WNW
ManausSat 12:20 PM1644 km1022 miles888 nmNortheast NE

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