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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 16:50:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 57' South, Longitude: 76° 53' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.24 meters/second, 1613.6 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"1002.55 miwest0° 00' 47.0"0.90 misouth1002.52 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 16:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 01' South, Longitude: 87° 41' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.64 meters/second, 1575.5 km/hour, 979.0 miles/hour or 850.7 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' 01.3"978.84 miwest0° 09' 17.3"10.64 misouth978.61 mi
24 hours13° 07' 56.4"888.55 mieast3° 23' 09.6"232.79 misouth912.62 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
IcaSat 11:50 AM154 km96 miles83 nmNortheast NE
LimaSat 11:50 AM320 km199 miles173 nmNorth N
ArequipaSat 11:50 AM596 km370 miles322 nmEast-southeast ESE
La PazSat 12:50 PM953 km592 miles515 nmEast-southeast ESE
Rio BrancoSat 12:50 PM1128 km701 miles609 nmEast-northeast ENE
SucreSat 12:50 PM1317 km818 miles711 nmEast-southeast ESE
GuayaquilSat 11:50 AM1447 km899 miles781 nmNorth-northwest NNW
QuitoSat 11:50 AM1637 km1017 miles884 nmNorth N
Galapagos IslandsSat 10:50 AM2091 km1299 miles1129 nmNorthwest NW
Santiago *Sat 1:50 PM2141 km1331 miles1156 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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