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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° 53' 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"1002.39 miwest0° 00' 47.0"0.90 misouth1002.36 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: 126° 15' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.87 meters/second, 1572.7 km/hour, 977.2 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' 49.4"977.09 miwest0° 09' 07.2"10.45 misouth976.86 mi
24 hours13° 12' 38.5"892.47 mieast3° 18' 09.5"227.07 misouth914.92 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 PM1551 km964 miles838 nmSouth-southeast SSE
AdamstownSat 11:30 AM1775 km1103 miles959 nmSouthwest SW
Galapagos IslandsSat 1:30 PM3380 km2100 miles1825 nmEast-northeast ENE
PapeeteSat 9:30 AM3501 km2175 miles1890 nmWest W
Mexico CitySat 1:30 PM4274 km2655 miles2308 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LimaSat 2:30 PM4320 km2684 miles2333 nmEast E
GuatemalaSat 1:30 PM4373 km2717 miles2361 nmNortheast NE
San SalvadorSat 1:30 PM4400 km2734 miles2376 nmNortheast NE
ManaguaSat 1:30 PM4516 km2806 miles2439 nmNortheast NE
QuitoSat 2:30 PM4526 km2812 miles2444 nmEast-northeast ENE
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