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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 Sunday, November 3, 2013 at 16:30:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 15' South, Longitude: 71° 53' 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"1001.09 miwest0° 00' 46.3"0.89 misouth1001.06 mi
24 hours0° 00' 13.9"0.26 mieast0° 18' 27.5"21.15 misouth21.16 mi

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, November 3, 2013 at 16:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 22' South, Longitude: 69° 44' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.62 meters/second, 1550.2 km/hour, 963.3 miles/hour or 837.1 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' 16.8"963.09 miwest0° 07' 28.1"8.56 misouth962.84 mi
24 hours13° 47' 24.7"919.89 mieast2° 31' 18.4"173.42 misouth930.32 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
ArequipaSun 11:30 AM134 km83 miles72 nmSouth-southeast SSE
CuzcoSun 11:30 AM191 km119 miles103 nmNorth N
La PazSun 12:30 PM425 km264 miles229 nmEast-southeast ESE
LimaSun 11:30 AM660 km410 miles357 nmWest-northwest WNW
Rio BrancoSun 12:30 PM731 km455 miles395 nmNortheast NE
SucreSun 12:30 PM819 km509 miles442 nmEast-southeast ESE
GuayaquilSun 11:30 AM1690 km1050 miles912 nmNorth-northwest NNW
QuitoSun 11:30 AM1814 km1127 miles979 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Asuncion *Sun 1:30 PM1854 km1152 miles1001 nmSoutheast SE
ManausSun 12:30 PM1869 km1162 miles1009 nmNortheast NE
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