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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 16:30:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 57' South, Longitude: 71° 53' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.24 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"1002.57 miwest0° 00' 47.0"0.90 misouth1002.54 mi
24 hours0° 00' 01.7"0.03 mieast0° 18' 42.5"21.44 misouth21.44 mi

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, November 2, 2013 at 16:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 58' South, Longitude: 82° 51' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.74 meters/second, 1575.9 km/hour, 979.2 miles/hour or 850.9 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' 02.8"979.05 miwest0° 09' 18.4"10.67 misouth978.83 mi
24 hours13° 07' 21.1"888.05 mieast3° 23' 46.0"233.49 misouth912.33 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
CuzcoSat 11:30 AM156 km97 miles84 nmNorth N
ArequipaSat 11:30 AM167 km104 miles90 nmSouth-southeast SSE
La PazSat 12:30 PM437 km272 miles236 nmEast-southeast ESE
CobijaSat 12:30 PM550 km342 miles297 nmNortheast NE
LimaSat 11:30 AM643 km399 miles347 nmWest-northwest WNW
Rio BrancoSat 12:30 PM704 km438 miles380 nmNortheast NE
RiberaltaSat 12:30 PM767 km477 miles414 nmNortheast NE
SucreSat 12:30 PM837 km520 miles452 nmSoutheast SE
GuayaquilSat 11:30 AM1661 km1032 miles897 nmNorth-northwest NNW
QuitoSat 11:30 AM1783 km1108 miles963 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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