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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 19:40:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 59' South, Longitude: 119° 23' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.16 meters/second, 1613.4 km/hour, 1002.5 miles/hour or 871.1 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"1002.38 miwest0° 00' 47.0"0.90 misouth1002.35 mi
24 hours0° 00' 03.2"0.06 mieast0° 18' 40.5"21.40 misouth21.40 mi

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, November 2, 2013 at 19:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 28' South, Longitude: 128° 40' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.82 meters/second, 1572.5 km/hour, 977.1 miles/hour or 849.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.7"16.29 miwest0° 00' 09.0"0.17 misouth16.29 mi
1 hour14° 27' 48.6"976.99 miwest0° 09' 06.5"10.44 misouth976.75 mi
24 hours13° 12' 56.1"892.71 mieast3° 17' 50.4"226.70 misouth915.06 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AdamstownSat 11:40 AM1581 km982 miles854 nmSouthwest SW
Easter Island *Sat 2:40 PM1697 km1054 miles916 nmSoutheast SE
PapeeteSat 9:40 AM3236 km2011 miles1747 nmWest W
Galapagos IslandsSat 1:40 PM3626 km2253 miles1958 nmEast-northeast ENE
RarotongaSat 9:40 AM4319 km2684 miles2332 nmWest-southwest WSW
Mexico CitySat 1:40 PM4405 km2737 miles2379 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuatemalaSat 1:40 PM4560 km2834 miles2462 nmNortheast NE
KiritimatiSun 9:40 AM4577 km2844 miles2471 nmWest-northwest WNW
LimaSat 2:40 PM4589 km2851 miles2478 nmEast E
San SalvadorSat 1:40 PM4595 km2855 miles2481 nmNortheast NE
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