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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 17:20:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 16' South, Longitude: 84° 23' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.56 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' 59.5"1001.04 miwest0° 00' 46.3"0.89 misouth1001.01 mi
24 hours0° 00' 14.4"0.27 mieast0° 18' 27.0"21.14 misouth21.15 mi

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, November 3, 2013 at 17:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 28' South, Longitude: 81° 46' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.38 meters/second, 1549.4 km/hour, 962.7 miles/hour or 836.6 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' 07.4"0.14 misouth16.05 mi
1 hour14° 26' 13.2"962.54 miwest0° 07' 23.5"8.47 misouth962.29 mi
24 hours13° 48' 39.6"920.82 mieast2° 29' 11.3"170.99 misouth930.83 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LimaSun 12:20 PM870 km541 miles470 nmEast-northeast ENE
GuayaquilSun 12:20 PM1525 km948 miles823 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Galapagos IslandsSun 11:20 AM1689 km1050 miles912 nmNorth-northwest NNW
La PazSun 1:20 PM1745 km1084 miles942 nmEast E
QuitoSun 12:20 PM1784 km1109 miles963 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Rio BrancoSun 1:20 PM1891 km1175 miles1021 nmEast-northeast ENE
SucreSun 1:20 PM2075 km1289 miles1120 nmEast-southeast ESE
Santiago *Sun 2:20 PM2441 km1517 miles1318 nmSouth-southeast SSE
BogotaSun 12:20 PM2477 km1539 miles1337 nmNorth-northeast NNE
CórdobaSun 2:20 PM2724 km1693 miles1471 nmSoutheast SE
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