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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

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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 these coordinates:
Latitude: 14° 57' South
Longitude: 69° 23' 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"1002.58 miwest0° 00' 47.0"0.90 misouth1002.55 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 these coordinates:
Latitude: 11° 57' South
Longitude: 80° 27' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.79 meters/second, 1576.0 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' 09.2"0.18 misouth16.32 mi
1 hour14° 28' 03.6"979.16 miwest0° 09' 19.1"10.68 misouth978.94 mi
24 hours13° 07' 03.4"887.81 mieast3° 24' 04.3"233.84 misouth912.18 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 PM219 km136 miles118 nmSoutheast SE
ArequipaSat 11:20 AM283 km176 miles153 nmSouthwest SW
Rio BrancoSat 12:20 PM574 km357 miles310 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SucreSat 12:20 PM630 km392 miles340 nmSoutheast SE
LimaSat 11:20 AM888 km552 miles479 nmWest-northwest WNW
ManausSat 12:20 PM1663 km1033 miles898 nmNortheast NE
Asuncion *Sat 1:20 PM1677 km1042 miles905 nmSoutheast SE
GuayaquilSat 11:20 AM1821 km1131 miles983 nmNorthwest NW
CórdobaSat 1:20 PM1900 km1181 miles1026 nmSouth-southeast SSE
QuitoSat 11:20 AM1911 km1188 miles1032 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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