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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 18:50:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 58' South, Longitude: 106° 36' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.18 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"1002.36 miwest0° 00' 47.0"0.90 misouth1002.33 mi
24 hours0° 00' 02.7"0.05 mieast0° 18' 41.1"21.41 misouth21.41 mi

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, November 2, 2013 at 18:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 20' South, Longitude: 116° 20' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.07 meters/second, 1573.4 km/hour, 977.7 miles/hour or 849.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.9"16.29 miwest0° 00' 09.2"0.18 misouth16.29 mi
1 hour14° 27' 52.5"977.48 miwest0° 09' 09.9"10.50 misouth977.25 mi
24 hours13° 11' 26.3"891.40 mieast3° 19' 27.8"228.55 misouth914.27 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 1:50 PM1370 km851 miles740 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Galapagos IslandsSat 12:50 PM2433 km1512 miles1314 nmNortheast NE
AdamstownSat 10:50 AM2695 km1675 miles1455 nmWest-southwest WSW
LimaSat 1:50 PM3215 km1997 miles1736 nmEast E
QuitoSat 1:50 PM3495 km2172 miles1887 nmEast-northeast ENE
San SalvadorSat 12:50 PM3706 km2303 miles2001 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San JoseSat 12:50 PM3710 km2305 miles2003 nmNortheast NE
GuatemalaSat 12:50 PM3720 km2311 miles2008 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ManaguaSat 12:50 PM3745 km2327 miles2022 nmNortheast NE
TegucigalpaSat 12:50 PM3857 km2397 miles2083 nmNortheast NE
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