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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

UTC time = Saturday, November 2, 2013 at 4:50:00 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).

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= Nautical Twilight

= Astronomical Twilight

= Night, no twilight (darkest shade)

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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° 36' 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"1002.48 miWest0° 00' 47.0"0.90 miSouth1002.45 mi
24 hours0° 00' 01.8"0.03 miEast0° 18' 42.3"21.43 miSouth21.43 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° 24' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.65 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' 01.4"978.78 miWest0° 09' 17.3"10.64 miSouth978.55 mi
24 hours13° 07' 54.4"888.46 miEast3° 23' 11.6"232.81 miSouth912.54 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 AM136 km84 miles73 nmNortheast NE
LimaSat 11:50 AM323 km201 miles175 nmNorth N
Machu Picchu PuebloSat 11:50 AM483 km300 miles261 nmEast-northeast ENE
ArequipaSat 11:50 AM566 km352 miles306 nmEast-southeast ESE
La PazSat 12:50 PM924 km574 miles499 nmEast-southeast ESE
CobijaSat 12:50 PM954 km593 miles515 nmEast-northeast ENE
Rio BrancoSat 12:50 PM1101 km684 miles595 nmEast-northeast ENE
SucreSat 12:50 PM1289 km801 miles696 nmEast-southeast ESE
GuayaquilSat 11:50 AM1454 km904 miles785 nmNorth-northwest NNW
QuitoSat 11:50 AM1642 km1021 miles887 nmNorth N

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