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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 16:50:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 16' South, Longitude: 76° 53' 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"1001.07 miwest0° 00' 46.3"0.89 misouth1001.04 mi
24 hours0° 00' 14.0"0.26 mieast0° 18' 27.2"21.15 misouth21.15 mi

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, November 3, 2013 at 16:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 25' South, Longitude: 74° 33' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.53 meters/second, 1549.9 km/hour, 963.1 miles/hour or 836.9 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' 15.4"962.87 miwest0° 07' 26.3"8.53 misouth962.62 mi
24 hours13° 47' 54.8"920.26 mieast2° 30' 27.7"172.45 misouth930.53 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
IcaSun 11:50 AM179 km111 miles97 nmNortheast NE
LimaSun 11:50 AM355 km220 miles192 nmNorth N
ArequipaSun 11:50 AM587 km365 miles317 nmEast-southeast ESE
La PazSun 12:50 PM947 km588 miles511 nmEast E
CobijaSun 12:50 PM997 km619 miles538 nmEast-northeast ENE
Rio BrancoSun 12:50 PM1144 km711 miles618 nmEast-northeast ENE
SucreSun 12:50 PM1304 km810 miles704 nmEast-southeast ESE
GuayaquilSun 11:50 AM1480 km920 miles799 nmNorth-northwest NNW
QuitoSun 11:50 AM1672 km1039 miles903 nmNorth N
Santiago *Sun 1:50 PM2108 km1310 miles1138 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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