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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 6:10:00 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 18:10:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 58' South, Longitude: 96° 36' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.20 meters/second, 1613.5 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"1002.40 miWest0° 00' 47.0"0.90 miSouth1002.37 mi
24 hours0° 00' 02.5"0.05 miEast0° 18' 41.5"21.42 miSouth21.42 mi

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, November 2, 2013 at 18:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 14' South, Longitude: 106° 42' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.26 meters/second, 1574.1 km/hour, 978.1 miles/hour or 850.0 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 miSouth16.30 mi
1 hour14° 27' 55.4"977.91 miWest0° 09' 12.3"10.55 miSouth977.68 mi
24 hours13° 10' 15.8"890.43 miEast3° 20' 43.2"229.99 miSouth913.70 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 12:10 PM1736 km1079 miles937 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Easter Island *Sat 1:10 PM1882 km1169 miles1016 nmSouthwest SW
LimaSat 1:10 PM2142 km1331 miles1156 nmEast E
GuayaquilSat 1:10 PM2314 km1438 miles1250 nmNortheast NE
QuitoSat 1:10 PM2573 km1599 miles1389 nmNortheast NE
La PazSat 2:10 PM3054 km1897 miles1649 nmEast E
San JoseSat 12:10 PM3081 km1914 miles1663 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Rio BrancoSat 2:10 PM3174 km1972 miles1714 nmEast E
ManaguaSat 12:10 PM3208 km1993 miles1732 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PanamaSat 1:10 PM3252 km2020 miles1756 nmNortheast NE

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