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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 16:40:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 16' South, Longitude: 74° 23' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.58 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"1001.08 miwest0° 00' 46.3"0.89 misouth1001.05 mi
24 hours0° 00' 14.0"0.26 mieast0° 18' 27.4"21.15 misouth21.15 mi

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, November 3, 2013 at 16:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 23' South, Longitude: 72° 08' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.57 meters/second, 1550.1 km/hour, 963.2 miles/hour or 837.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.3"16.05 miwest0° 00' 07.5"0.14 misouth16.05 mi
1 hour14° 26' 16.1"962.98 miwest0° 07' 27.2"8.54 misouth962.73 mi
24 hours13° 47' 39.7"920.08 mieast2° 30' 53.0"172.94 misouth930.43 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
IcaSun 11:40 AM204 km127 miles110 nmNorthwest NW
ArequipaSun 11:40 AM331 km206 miles179 nmEast-southeast ESE
LimaSun 11:40 AM456 km283 miles246 nmNorthwest NW
La PazSun 12:40 PM683 km425 miles369 nmEast-southeast ESE
CobijaSun 12:40 PM768 km477 miles415 nmNortheast NE
Rio BrancoSun 12:40 PM921 km572 miles497 nmNortheast NE
RiberaltaSun 12:40 PM1017 km632 miles549 nmEast-northeast ENE
SucreSun 12:40 PM1056 km656 miles570 nmEast-southeast ESE
GuayaquilSun 11:40 AM1565 km972 miles845 nmNorth-northwest NNW
QuitoSun 11:40 AM1722 km1070 miles930 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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