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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 17:10:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 57' South, Longitude: 81° 36' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.23 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"1002.46 miwest0° 00' 47.0"0.90 misouth1002.43 mi
24 hours0° 00' 02.0"0.04 mieast0° 18' 42.1"21.43 misouth21.43 mi

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, November 2, 2013 at 17:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 04' South, Longitude: 92° 14' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.55 meters/second, 1575.2 km/hour, 978.8 miles/hour or 850.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.9"16.31 miwest0° 00' 09.2"0.18 misouth16.31 mi
1 hour14° 28' 00.0"978.56 miwest0° 09' 16.2"10.62 misouth978.34 mi
24 hours13° 08' 29.8"888.95 mieast3° 22' 34.7"232.11 misouth912.83 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LimaSat 12:10 PM589 km366 miles318 nmEast-northeast ENE
Machu Picchu PuebloSat 12:10 PM1000 km622 miles540 nmEast E
GuayaquilSat 12:10 PM1421 km883 miles767 nmNorth N
La PazSat 1:10 PM1454 km903 miles785 nmEast E
Rio BrancoSat 1:10 PM1596 km991 miles862 nmEast-northeast ENE
QuitoSat 12:10 PM1663 km1034 miles898 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Galapagos IslandsSat 11:10 AM1786 km1110 miles964 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SucreSat 1:10 PM1797 km1116 miles970 nmEast-southeast ESE
BogotaSat 12:10 PM2319 km1441 miles1252 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Santiago *Sat 2:10 PM2325 km1445 miles1256 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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