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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 5:20:00 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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= Astronomical Twilight

= Night, no twilight (darkest shade)

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Position of the Sun

On Saturday, November 2, 2013 at 17:20:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 57' South, Longitude: 84° 06' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.22 meters/second, 1613.6 km/hour, 1002.6 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"1002.45 miWest0° 00' 47.0"0.90 miSouth1002.42 mi
24 hours0° 00' 02.1"0.04 miEast0° 18' 41.9"21.43 miSouth21.43 mi

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, November 2, 2013 at 17:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 06' South, Longitude: 94° 39' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.50 meters/second, 1575.0 km/hour, 978.7 miles/hour or 850.4 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° 27' 59.3"978.45 miWest0° 09' 15.5"10.61 miSouth978.23 mi
24 hours13° 08' 47.4"889.20 miEast3° 22' 16.4"231.76 miSouth912.98 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LimaSat 12:20 PM829 km515 miles448 nmEast-northeast ENE
GuayaquilSat 12:20 PM1483 km921 miles801 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Galapagos IslandsSat 11:20 AM1668 km1036 miles901 nmNorth-northwest NNW
La PazSat 1:20 PM1720 km1069 miles929 nmEast E
QuitoSat 12:20 PM1741 km1082 miles940 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Rio BrancoSat 1:20 PM1853 km1151 miles1001 nmEast-northeast ENE
SucreSat 1:20 PM2055 km1277 miles1110 nmEast-southeast ESE
BogotaSat 12:20 PM2432 km1511 miles1313 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Santiago *Sat 2:20 PM2455 km1525 miles1325 nmSouth-southeast SSE
PanamaSat 12:20 PM2696 km1675 miles1456 nmNorth N

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