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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 5:50:00 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 17:50:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 58' South, Longitude: 91° 36' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.21 meters/second, 1613.6 km/hour, 1002.6 miles/hour or 871.2 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' 00.0"1002.42 miWest0° 00' 47.0"0.90 miSouth1002.39 mi
24 hours0° 00' 02.3"0.04 miEast0° 18' 41.7"21.42 miSouth21.42 mi

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, November 2, 2013 at 17:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 11' South, Longitude: 101° 53' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.36 meters/second, 1574.5 km/hour, 978.3 miles/hour or 850.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.9"16.30 miWest0° 00' 09.2"0.18 miSouth16.31 mi
1 hour14° 27' 57.0"978.13 miWest0° 09' 13.7"10.57 miSouth977.90 mi
24 hours13° 09' 40.5"889.94 miEast3° 21' 20.7"230.70 miSouth913.41 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Galapagos IslandsSat 11:50 AM1571 km976 miles848 nmNorth N
LimaSat 12:50 PM1609 km1000 miles869 nmEast E
GuayaquilSat 12:50 PM1908 km1186 miles1030 nmNortheast NE
QuitoSat 12:50 PM2175 km1352 miles1175 nmNortheast NE
Easter Island *Sat 12:50 PM2275 km1414 miles1229 nmSouthwest SW
La PazSat 1:50 PM2520 km1566 miles1361 nmEast E
Rio BrancoSat 1:50 PM2642 km1641 miles1426 nmEast E
SucreSat 1:50 PM2838 km1763 miles1532 nmEast-southeast ESE
San JoseSat 11:50 AM2876 km1787 miles1553 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BogotaSat 12:50 PM2901 km1803 miles1567 nmNortheast NE

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