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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

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Position of the Sun

On Saturday, November 2, 2013 at 18:20:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 58' South, Longitude: 99° 06' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.19 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"1002.39 miwest0° 00' 47.0"0.90 misouth1002.36 mi
24 hours0° 00' 02.5"0.05 mieast0° 18' 41.4"21.42 misouth21.42 mi

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, November 2, 2013 at 18:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 15' South, Longitude: 109° 06' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.21 meters/second, 1574.0 km/hour, 978.0 miles/hour or 849.9 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' 54.7"977.80 miwest0° 09' 11.8"10.54 misouth977.58 mi
24 hours13° 10' 33.4"890.67 mieast3° 20' 24.6"229.63 misouth913.84 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Easter Island *Sat 1:20 PM1710 km1063 miles923 nmSouthwest SW
Galapagos IslandsSat 12:20 PM1874 km1165 miles1012 nmNortheast NE
LimaSat 1:20 PM2409 km1497 miles1301 nmEast E
GuayaquilSat 1:20 PM2537 km1576 miles1370 nmEast-northeast ENE
QuitoSat 1:20 PM2792 km1735 miles1507 nmNortheast NE
San JoseSat 12:20 PM3214 km1997 miles1735 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ManaguaSat 12:20 PM3316 km2061 miles1791 nmNorth-northeast NNE
La PazSat 2:20 PM3320 km2063 miles1793 nmEast E
San SalvadorSat 12:20 PM3353 km2083 miles1810 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuatemalaSat 12:20 PM3405 km2116 miles1838 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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