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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 5:10:00 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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= Night, no twilight (darkest shade)

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Position of the Sun

On Sunday, November 3, 2013 at 17:10:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 16' South, Longitude: 81° 36' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.57 meters/second, 1611.2 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"1000.98 miWest0° 00' 46.3"0.89 miSouth1000.95 mi
24 hours0° 00' 14.3"0.26 miEast0° 18' 27.1"21.14 miSouth21.15 mi

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, November 3, 2013 at 17:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 27' South, Longitude: 79° 05' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.43 meters/second, 1549.6 km/hour, 962.9 miles/hour or 836.7 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' 14.1"962.59 miWest0° 07' 24.5"8.49 miSouth962.34 mi
24 hours13° 48' 23.1"920.55 miEast2° 29' 39.6"171.52 miSouth930.65 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LimaSun 12:10 PM608 km378 miles328 nmNortheast NE
Machu Picchu PuebloSun 12:10 PM1007 km626 miles544 nmEast-northeast ENE
La PazSun 1:10 PM1449 km900 miles782 nmEast E
GuayaquilSun 12:10 PM1456 km905 miles786 nmNorth N
Rio BrancoSun 1:10 PM1607 km998 miles868 nmEast-northeast ENE
QuitoSun 12:10 PM1698 km1055 miles917 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SucreSun 1:10 PM1787 km1110 miles965 nmEast-southeast ESE
Galapagos IslandsSun 11:10 AM1816 km1128 miles980 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Santiago *Sun 2:10 PM2296 km1426 miles1240 nmSouth-southeast SSE
BogotaSun 12:10 PM2348 km1459 miles1268 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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