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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 areas of the Earth are in daylight and which are in night.

= The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

= The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

= Nautical Twilight

= Astronomical Twilight

= Night, no twilight (darkest shade)

See where the Moon is over the horizon

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## Position of the Sun

On Saturday, November 2, 2013 at 18:00:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 58' South, Longitude: 94° 06' West

The ground speed is currently 448.20 meters/second, 1613.5 kilometres/hour, 1002.6 miles/hour or 871.2 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Sun 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"1002.41 miWest0° 00' 47.0"0.90 miSouth1002.38 mi
24 hours0° 00' 02.3"0.04 miEast0° 18' 41.5"21.42 miSouth21.42 mi

## Position of the Moon

On Saturday, November 2, 2013 at 18:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 12' South, Longitude: 104° 17' West

The ground speed is currently 437.31 meters/second, 1574.3 kilometres/hour, 978.2 miles/hour or 850.1 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude DifferenceLatitude DifferenceTotal
LaterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.9"16.30 miWest0° 00' 09.2"0.18 miSouth16.30 mi
1 hour14° 27' 56.2"978.02 miWest0° 09' 13.0"10.56 miSouth977.79 mi
24 hours13° 09' 58.2"890.18 miEast3° 21' 02.0"230.34 miSouth913.55 mi

## Locations With the Sun Near Its Zenith

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

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LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Galapagos IslandsSat 12:00 Noon1632 km1014 miles881 nm NNE
LimaSat 1:00 PM1875 km1165 miles1012 nm E
Easter Island *Sat 1:00 PM2072 km1287 miles1119 nm SW
GuayaquilSat 1:00 PM2103 km1307 miles1136 nm NE
QuitoSat 1:00 PM2367 km1471 miles1278 nm NE
La PazSat 2:00 PM2787 km1732 miles1505 nm E
Rio BrancoSat 2:00 PM2908 km1807 miles1570 nm E
San JoseSat 12:00 Noon2967 km1844 miles1602 nm NNE
BogotaSat 1:00 PM3092 km1921 miles1670 nm NE
PanamaSat 1:00 PM3100 km1926 miles1674 nm NNE