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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 7:00:00 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).

= Civil Twilight (lightest shade)

= Nautical Twilight

= Astronomical Twilight

= Night, no twilight (darkest shade)

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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 of the movement is currently 448.18 meters/second, 1613.4 km/hour, 1002.5 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"1002.35 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 of the movement is currently 437.02 meters/second, 1573.3 km/hour, 977.6 miles/hour or 849.5 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' 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 zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with Sun near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Easter Island *Sat 2:00 PM1341 km833 miles724 nmSouth S
AdamstownSat 11:00 AM2460 km1529 miles1328 nmWest-southwest WSW
Galapagos IslandsSat 1:00 PM2650 km1647 miles1431 nmNortheast NE
LimaSat 2:00 PM3483 km2164 miles1881 nmEast E
QuitoSat 2:00 PM3740 km2324 miles2020 nmEast-northeast ENE
San SalvadorSat 1:00 PM3856 km2396 miles2082 nmNortheast NE
GuatemalaSat 1:00 PM3858 km2397 miles2083 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San JoseSat 1:00 PM3900 km2423 miles2106 nmNortheast NE
ManaguaSat 1:00 PM3917 km2434 miles2115 nmNortheast NE
Mexico CitySat 1:00 PM3959 km2460 miles2137 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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