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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 19:30:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 59' South, Longitude: 116° 36' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.16 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"1002.32 miwest0° 00' 47.0"0.90 misouth1002.29 mi
24 hours0° 00' 03.1"0.06 mieast0° 18' 40.7"21.40 misouth21.40 mi

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, November 2, 2013 at 19:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 26' South, Longitude: 125° 59' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.87 meters/second, 1572.7 km/hour, 977.3 miles/hour or 849.2 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' 49.6"977.04 miwest0° 09' 07.3"10.45 misouth976.81 mi
24 hours13° 12' 36.5"892.38 mieast3° 18' 11.6"227.09 misouth914.84 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 2:30 PM1537 km955 miles830 nmSouth-southeast SSE
AdamstownSat 11:30 AM1798 km1117 miles971 nmSouthwest SW
Galapagos IslandsSat 1:30 PM3353 km2083 miles1810 nmEast-northeast ENE
PapeeteSat 9:30 AM3531 km2194 miles1906 nmWest W
Mexico CitySat 1:30 PM4260 km2647 miles2300 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LimaSat 2:30 PM4290 km2666 miles2316 nmEast E
GuatemalaSat 1:30 PM4353 km2705 miles2350 nmNortheast NE
San SalvadorSat 1:30 PM4379 km2721 miles2364 nmNortheast NE
ManaguaSat 1:30 PM4494 km2792 miles2426 nmNortheast NE
QuitoSat 2:30 PM4497 km2794 miles2428 nmEast-northeast ENE
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