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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 areas 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).

= Civil Twilight (lightest shade)

= Nautical Twilight

= Astronomical Twilight

= 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 is currently 448.25 meters/second, 1613.7 kilometres/hour, 1002.7 miles/hour or 871.3 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Sun 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 is currently 437.79 meters/second, 1576.1 kilometres/hour, 979.3 miles/hour or 851.0 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon 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 Its Zenith

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

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LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
La PazSat 12:20 PM202 km125 miles109 nmSouth-southeast SSE
ArequipaSat 11:20 AM307 km191 miles166 nmWest-southwest WSW
CochabambaSat 12:20 PM416 km258 miles224 nmSoutheast SE
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
Santa CruzSat 12:20 PM706 km439 miles381 nmEast-southeast ESE
LimaSat 11:20 AM916 km569 miles495 nmWest-northwest WNW

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