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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 18:30:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 58' South, Longitude: 101° 36' West

The ground speed is currently 448.19 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"1002.38 miWest0° 00' 47.0"0.90 miSouth1002.35 mi
24 hours0° 00' 02.7"0.05 miEast0° 18' 41.2"21.42 miSouth21.42 mi

## Position of the Moon

On Saturday, November 2, 2013 at 18:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 17' South, Longitude: 111° 31' West

The ground speed is currently 437.17 meters/second, 1573.8 kilometres/hour, 977.9 miles/hour or 849.8 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' 54.0"977.69 miWest0° 09' 11.0"10.52 miSouth977.47 mi
24 hours13° 10' 51.1"890.92 miEast3° 20' 05.6"229.27 miSouth913.98 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
Easter Island *Sat 1:30 PM1562 km971 miles844 nm SSW
Galapagos IslandsSat 12:30 PM2040 km1268 miles1102 nm NE
LimaSat 1:30 PM2677 km1664 miles1446 nm E
QuitoSat 1:30 PM3019 km1876 miles1630 nm ENE
AdamstownSat 10:30 AM3176 km1974 miles1715 nm WSW
San JoseSat 12:30 PM3365 km2091 miles1817 nm NE
ManaguaSat 12:30 PM3443 km2140 miles1859 nm NNE
San SalvadorSat 12:30 PM3453 km2145 miles1864 nm NNE
GuatemalaSat 12:30 PM3491 km2169 miles1885 nm NNE
TegucigalpaSat 12:30 PM3584 km2227 miles1935 nm NNE