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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 4:50:00 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 16:50:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 16' South, Longitude: 76° 36' 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"1001.00 miWest0° 00' 46.3"0.89 miSouth1000.97 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° 17' 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' 15.5"962.81 miWest0° 07' 26.4"8.53 miSouth962.56 mi
24 hours13° 47' 53.0"920.18 miEast2° 30' 30.6"172.50 miSouth930.45 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 AM162 km101 miles88 nmNortheast NE
LimaSun 11:50 AM357 km222 miles193 nmNorth N
Machu Picchu PuebloSun 11:50 AM498 km309 miles269 nmEast-northeast ENE
ArequipaSun 11:50 AM557 km346 miles301 nmEast-southeast ESE
La PazSun 12:50 PM917 km570 miles495 nmEast E
CobijaSun 12:50 PM970 km603 miles524 nmEast-northeast ENE
Rio BrancoSun 12:50 PM1118 km695 miles604 nmEast-northeast ENE
SucreSun 12:50 PM1276 km793 miles689 nmEast-southeast ESE
GuayaquilSun 11:50 AM1488 km924 miles803 nmNorth-northwest NNW
QuitoSun 11:50 AM1677 km1042 miles905 nmNorth N

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