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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 19:20:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 59' South, Longitude: 114° 06' 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"1002.33 miwest0° 00' 47.0"0.90 misouth1002.30 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 19:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 24' South, Longitude: 123° 34' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.92 meters/second, 1572.9 km/hour, 977.4 miles/hour or 849.3 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"0.17 misouth16.29 mi
1 hour14° 27' 50.3"977.15 miwest0° 09' 07.8"10.46 misouth976.92 mi
24 hours13° 12' 18.9"892.13 mieast3° 18' 30.9"227.46 misouth914.70 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 2:20 PM1428 km887 miles771 nmSouth-southeast SSE
AdamstownSat 11:20 AM2009 km1248 miles1085 nmSouthwest SW
Galapagos IslandsSat 1:20 PM3112 km1934 miles1680 nmEast-northeast ENE
PapeeteSat 9:20 AM3796 km2359 miles2050 nmWest W
LimaSat 2:20 PM4021 km2499 miles2171 nmEast E
Mexico CitySat 1:20 PM4144 km2575 miles2237 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuatemalaSat 1:20 PM4176 km2595 miles2255 nmNortheast NE
San SalvadorSat 1:20 PM4194 km2606 miles2264 nmNortheast NE
QuitoSat 2:20 PM4242 km2636 miles2291 nmEast-northeast ENE
ManaguaSat 1:20 PM4292 km2667 miles2318 nmNortheast NE
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