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Day and Night World Map

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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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Map notes

Position of the Sun

On Sunday, November 3, 2013 at 16:20:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 15° 15' South
Longitude: 69° 23' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.59 meters/second, 1611.3 km/hour, 1001.2 miles/hour or 870.0 knots.The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.0"16.69 miwest0° 00' 00.8"0.01 misouth16.69 mi
1 hour14° 59' 59.7"1001.10 miwest0° 00' 46.4"0.89 misouth1001.07 mi
24 hours0° 00' 13.9"0.26 mieast0° 18' 27.5"21.16 misouth21.16 mi

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, November 3, 2013 at 16:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 15° 21' South
Longitude: 67° 20' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.67 meters/second, 1550.4 km/hour, 963.4 miles/hour or 837.2 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.3"16.06 miwest0° 00' 07.5"0.14 misouth16.06 mi
1 hour14° 26' 17.5"963.19 miwest0° 07' 29.1"8.58 misouth962.94 mi
24 hours13° 47' 09.5"919.70 mieast2° 31' 43.8"173.91 misouth930.22 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with Sun near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
La PazSun 12:20 PM192 km120 miles104 nmSoutheast SE
ArequipaSun 11:20 AM264 km164 miles143 nmWest-southwest WSW
SucreSun 12:20 PM606 km376 miles327 nmSoutheast SE
Rio BrancoSun 12:20 PM607 km377 miles328 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LimaSun 11:20 AM900 km559 miles486 nmWest-northwest WNW
Asuncion *Sun 1:20 PM1653 km1027 miles892 nmSoutheast SE
ManausSun 12:20 PM1690 km1050 miles912 nmNortheast NE
GuayaquilSun 11:20 AM1847 km1148 miles998 nmNorthwest NW
CórdobaSun 1:20 PM1867 km1160 miles1008 nmSouth-southeast SSE
QuitoSun 11:20 AM1941 km1206 miles1048 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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