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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 6:40:00 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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= Night, no twilight (darkest shade)

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Position of the Sun

On Saturday, November 2, 2013 at 18:40:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 58' South, Longitude: 104° 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"1002.37 miWest0° 00' 47.0"0.90 miSouth1002.34 mi
24 hours0° 00' 02.7"0.05 miEast0° 18' 41.2"21.41 miSouth21.41 mi

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, November 2, 2013 at 18:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 18' South, Longitude: 113° 56' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.12 meters/second, 1573.6 km/hour, 977.8 miles/hour or 849.7 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' 53.2"977.59 miWest0° 09' 10.5"10.51 miSouth977.36 mi
24 hours13° 11' 08.7"891.16 miEast3° 19' 46.8"228.91 miSouth914.13 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 1:40 PM1446 km899 miles781 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Galapagos IslandsSat 12:40 PM2228 km1385 miles1203 nmNortheast NE
AdamstownSat 10:40 AM2934 km1823 miles1584 nmWest-southwest WSW
LimaSat 1:40 PM2946 km1831 miles1591 nmEast E
QuitoSat 1:40 PM3254 km2022 miles1757 nmEast-northeast ENE
San JoseSat 12:40 PM3531 km2194 miles1906 nmNortheast NE
San SalvadorSat 12:40 PM3571 km2219 miles1928 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ManaguaSat 12:40 PM3587 km2229 miles1937 nmNortheast NE
GuatemalaSat 12:40 PM3597 km2235 miles1942 nmNorth-northeast NNE
TegucigalpaSat 12:40 PM3714 km2308 miles2006 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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