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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 19:10:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 59' South, Longitude: 111° 53' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.17 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"1002.41 miwest0° 00' 47.0"0.90 misouth1002.38 mi
24 hours0° 00' 03.0"0.06 mieast0° 18' 40.8"21.41 misouth21.41 mi

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, November 2, 2013 at 19:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 23' South, Longitude: 121° 26' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.97 meters/second, 1573.1 km/hour, 977.5 miles/hour or 849.4 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' 51.0"977.31 miwest0° 09' 08.5"10.47 misouth977.08 mi
24 hours13° 12' 03.3"891.98 mieast3° 18' 47.8"227.80 misouth914.63 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 2:10 PM1366 km849 miles738 nmSouth S
AdamstownSat 11:10 AM2206 km1371 miles1191 nmWest-southwest WSW
Galapagos IslandsSat 1:10 PM2903 km1804 miles1567 nmEast-northeast ENE
LimaSat 2:10 PM3782 km2350 miles2042 nmEast E
QuitoSat 2:10 PM4018 km2496 miles2169 nmEast-northeast ENE
GuatemalaSat 1:10 PM4029 km2503 miles2175 nmNortheast NE
PapeeteSat 9:10 AM4032 km2505 miles2177 nmWest W
San SalvadorSat 1:10 PM4038 km2509 miles2180 nmNortheast NE
Mexico CitySat 1:10 PM4053 km2519 miles2189 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ManaguaSat 1:10 PM4121 km2560 miles2225 nmNortheast NE
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