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Day and Night World Map

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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 18:10:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 14° 58' South
Longitude: 96° 53' 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"1002.47 miwest0° 00' 47.0"0.90 misouth1002.44 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 these coordinates:
Latitude: 12° 14' South
Longitude: 106° 58' 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"977.97 miwest0° 09' 12.3"10.55 misouth977.74 mi
24 hours13° 10' 17.8"890.52 mieast3° 20' 41.2"229.96 misouth913.78 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 PM1750 km1087 miles945 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Easter Island *Sat 1:10 PM1862 km1157 miles1005 nmSouthwest SW
LimaSat 1:10 PM2172 km1349 miles1173 nmEast E
GuayaquilSat 1:10 PM2338 km1453 miles1262 nmNortheast NE
QuitoSat 1:10 PM2597 km1614 miles1402 nmNortheast NE
La PazSat 2:10 PM3083 km1916 miles1665 nmEast E
San JoseSat 12:10 PM3095 km1923 miles1671 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Rio BrancoSat 2:10 PM3205 km1991 miles1730 nmEast E
ManaguaSat 12:10 PM3219 km2000 miles1738 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PanamaSat 1:10 PM3270 km2032 miles1765 nmNortheast NE
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