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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 16:40:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 57' South, Longitude: 74° 23' 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"1002.56 miwest0° 00' 47.0"0.90 misouth1002.53 mi
24 hours0° 00' 01.8"0.03 mieast0° 18' 42.3"21.44 misouth21.44 mi

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, November 2, 2013 at 16:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 60' South, Longitude: 85° 16' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.69 meters/second, 1575.7 km/hour, 979.1 miles/hour or 850.8 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' 02.1"978.94 miwest0° 09' 17.9"10.65 misouth978.72 mi
24 hours13° 07' 38.8"888.30 mieast3° 23' 27.9"233.14 misouth912.47 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
IcaSat 11:40 AM183 km114 miles99 nmWest-northwest WNW
ArequipaSat 11:40 AM346 km215 miles187 nmEast-southeast ESE
LimaSat 11:40 AM430 km267 miles232 nmNorthwest NW
La PazSat 12:40 PM692 km430 miles373 nmEast-southeast ESE
Rio BrancoSat 12:40 PM900 km559 miles486 nmNortheast NE
SucreSat 12:40 PM1071 km665 miles578 nmEast-southeast ESE
GuayaquilSat 11:40 AM1533 km953 miles828 nmNorth-northwest NNW
QuitoSat 11:40 AM1689 km1050 miles912 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ManausSat 12:40 PM2048 km1273 miles1106 nmNortheast NE
Santiago *Sat 1:40 PM2082 km1294 miles1124 nmSouth S
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