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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° 53' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.18 meters/second, 1613.4 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"1002.43 miwest0° 00' 47.0"0.90 misouth1002.40 mi
24 hours0° 00' 02.9"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° 37' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.06 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 misouth16.30 mi
1 hour14° 27' 52.5"977.53 miwest0° 09' 09.8"10.50 misouth977.30 mi
24 hours13° 11' 28.1"891.49 mieast3° 19' 25.8"228.52 misouth914.35 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 PM1365 km848 miles737 nmSouth S
Galapagos IslandsSat 12:50 PM2456 km1526 miles1326 nmNortheast NE
AdamstownSat 10:50 AM2668 km1658 miles1441 nmWest-southwest WSW
LimaSat 1:50 PM3245 km2016 miles1752 nmEast E
QuitoSat 1:50 PM3522 km2189 miles1902 nmEast-northeast ENE
San SalvadorSat 12:50 PM3722 km2313 miles2010 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San JoseSat 12:50 PM3730 km2318 miles2014 nmNortheast NE
GuatemalaSat 12:50 PM3734 km2320 miles2016 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ManaguaSat 12:50 PM3764 km2339 miles2032 nmNortheast NE
TegucigalpaSat 12:50 PM3874 km2407 miles2092 nmNortheast NE
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