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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 18:20:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 14° 58' South
Longitude: 99° 23' 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"1002.46 miwest0° 00' 47.0"0.90 misouth1002.43 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 these coordinates:
Latitude: 12° 15' South
Longitude: 109° 23' 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' 54.6"977.86 miwest0° 09' 11.7"10.54 misouth977.63 mi
24 hours13° 10' 35.4"890.76 mieast3° 20' 22.4"229.60 misouth913.92 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 PM1692 km1051 miles914 nmSouthwest SW
Galapagos IslandsSat 12:20 PM1892 km1175 miles1021 nmNortheast NE
LimaSat 1:20 PM2439 km1516 miles1317 nmEast E
GuayaquilSat 1:20 PM2563 km1592 miles1384 nmEast-northeast ENE
QuitoSat 1:20 PM2817 km1750 miles1521 nmEast-northeast ENE
San JoseSat 12:20 PM3230 km2007 miles1744 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ManaguaSat 12:20 PM3330 km2069 miles1798 nmNorth-northeast NNE
La PazSat 2:20 PM3350 km2082 miles1809 nmEast E
San SalvadorSat 12:20 PM3363 km2090 miles1816 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AdamstownSat 10:20 AM3393 km2109 miles1832 nmWest-southwest WSW
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