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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 19:00:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 59' South, Longitude: 109° 06' West

The ground speed is currently 448.18 meters/second, 1613.4 kilometres/hour, 1002.5 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"1002.35 miWest0° 00' 47.0"0.90 miSouth1002.32 mi
24 hours0° 00' 02.9"0.05 miEast0° 18' 41.0"21.41 miSouth21.41 mi

## Position of the Moon

On Saturday, November 2, 2013 at 19:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 21' South, Longitude: 118° 45' West

The ground speed is currently 437.02 meters/second, 1573.3 kilometres/hour, 977.6 miles/hour or 849.5 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"16.29 miWest0° 00' 09.2"0.18 miSouth16.29 mi
1 hour14° 27' 51.8"977.37 miWest0° 09' 09.2"10.49 miSouth977.14 mi
24 hours13° 11' 43.9"891.65 miEast3° 19' 09.0"228.19 miSouth914.41 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 2:00 PM1341 km833 miles724 nm S
AdamstownSat 11:00 AM2460 km1529 miles1328 nm WSW
Galapagos IslandsSat 1:00 PM2650 km1647 miles1431 nm NE
LimaSat 2:00 PM3483 km2164 miles1881 nm E
QuitoSat 2:00 PM3740 km2324 miles2019 nm ENE
San SalvadorSat 1:00 PM3856 km2396 miles2082 nm NE
GuatemalaSat 1:00 PM3858 km2397 miles2083 nm NNE
San JoseSat 1:00 PM3900 km2423 miles2106 nm NE
ManaguaSat 1:00 PM3917 km2434 miles2115 nm NE
Mexico CitySat 1:00 PM3959 km2460 miles2137 nm NNE