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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 17:00:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 16' South, Longitude: 79° 23' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.57 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"1001.06 miwest0° 00' 46.3"0.89 misouth1001.03 mi
24 hours0° 00' 14.2"0.26 mieast0° 18' 27.2"21.15 misouth21.15 mi

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, November 3, 2013 at 17:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 26' South, Longitude: 76° 57' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.48 meters/second, 1549.7 km/hour, 962.9 miles/hour or 836.8 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' 14.7"962.76 miwest0° 07' 25.4"8.51 misouth962.51 mi
24 hours13° 48' 09.7"920.45 mieast2° 30' 02.3"171.97 misouth930.63 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LimaSun 12:00 Noon436 km271 miles235 nmNortheast NE
La PazSun 1:00 PM1212 km753 miles655 nmEast E
Rio BrancoSun 1:00 PM1385 km861 miles748 nmEast-northeast ENE
GuayaquilSun 12:00 Noon1444 km897 miles780 nmNorth N
SucreSun 1:00 PM1558 km968 miles841 nmEast-southeast ESE
QuitoSun 12:00 Noon1665 km1035 miles899 nmNorth N
Galapagos IslandsSun 11:00 AM1946 km1209 miles1051 nmNorthwest NW
Santiago *Sun 2:00 PM2196 km1365 miles1186 nmSouth-southeast SSE
BogotaSun 12:00 Noon2277 km1415 miles1229 nmNorth-northeast NNE
CórdobaSun 2:00 PM2365 km1470 miles1277 nmSoutheast SE
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