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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

UTC time = Sunday, November 3, 2013 at 4:40:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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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° 15' South, Longitude: 74° 06' 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"1001.01 miWest0° 00' 46.3"0.89 miSouth1000.98 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: 71° 52' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.58 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' 16.2"962.92 miWest0° 07' 27.3"8.55 miSouth962.67 mi
24 hours13° 47' 38.0"919.99 miEast2° 30' 56.0"172.98 miSouth930.35 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 AM220 km136 miles119 nmNorthwest NW
Machu Picchu PuebloSun 11:40 AM288 km179 miles156 nmNortheast NE
ArequipaSun 11:40 AM302 km188 miles163 nmEast-southeast ESE
LimaSun 11:40 AM476 km295 miles257 nmNorthwest NW
La PazSun 12:40 PM654 km406 miles353 nmEast-southeast ESE
CobijaSun 12:40 PM744 km462 miles402 nmNortheast NE
Rio BrancoSun 12:40 PM898 km558 miles485 nmNortheast NE
RiberaltaSun 12:40 PM991 km615 miles535 nmEast-northeast ENE
SucreSun 12:40 PM1029 km639 miles556 nmEast-southeast ESE
GuayaquilSun 11:40 AM1577 km980 miles851 nmNorth-northwest NNW

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