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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 5:20:00 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 17:20:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 16' South, Longitude: 84° 06' 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"1000.97 miWest0° 00' 46.3"0.89 miSouth1000.94 mi
24 hours0° 00' 14.4"0.27 miEast0° 18' 27.0"21.14 miSouth21.14 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° 30' 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' 13.4"962.48 miWest0° 07' 23.6"8.47 miSouth962.23 mi
24 hours13° 48' 38.0"920.73 miEast2° 29' 14.2"171.04 miSouth930.75 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 PM843 km524 miles455 nmEast-northeast ENE
GuayaquilSun 12:20 PM1516 km942 miles819 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Galapagos IslandsSun 11:20 AM1700 km1056 miles918 nmNorth-northwest NNW
La PazSun 1:20 PM1715 km1066 miles926 nmEast E
QuitoSun 12:20 PM1774 km1102 miles958 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Rio BrancoSun 1:20 PM1862 km1157 miles1005 nmEast-northeast ENE
SucreSun 1:20 PM2046 km1271 miles1105 nmEast-southeast ESE
Santiago *Sun 2:20 PM2426 km1508 miles1310 nmSouth-southeast SSE
BogotaSun 12:20 PM2459 km1528 miles1328 nmNorth-northeast NNE
CórdobaSun 2:20 PM2702 km1679 miles1459 nmSoutheast SE

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