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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 5:30:00 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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= Nautical Twilight

= Astronomical Twilight

= Night, no twilight (darkest shade)

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Position of the Sun

On Sunday, November 3, 2013 at 17:30:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 16' South, Longitude: 86° 36' 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"1000.96 miWest0° 00' 46.3"0.89 miSouth1000.93 mi
24 hours0° 00' 14.4"0.27 miEast0° 18' 26.8"21.14 miSouth21.14 mi

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, November 3, 2013 at 17:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 29' South, Longitude: 83° 54' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.34 meters/second, 1549.2 km/hour, 962.6 miles/hour or 836.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.1"16.04 miWest0° 00' 07.4"0.14 miSouth16.04 mi
1 hour14° 26' 12.7"962.38 miWest0° 07' 22.7"8.46 miSouth962.13 mi
24 hours13° 48' 52.9"920.92 miEast2° 28' 48.6"170.55 miSouth930.85 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LimaSun 12:30 PM1094 km680 miles591 nmEast-northeast ENE
GuayaquilSun 12:30 PM1621 km1007 miles875 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Galapagos IslandsSun 11:30 AM1623 km1009 miles876 nmNorth-northwest NNW
QuitoSun 12:30 PM1887 km1173 miles1019 nmNorth-northeast NNE
La PazSun 1:30 PM1982 km1232 miles1070 nmEast E
Rio BrancoSun 1:30 PM2121 km1318 miles1145 nmEast-northeast ENE
SucreSun 1:30 PM2307 km1433 miles1246 nmEast-southeast ESE
Santiago *Sun 2:30 PM2575 km1600 miles1391 nmSoutheast SE
BogotaSun 12:30 PM2595 km1613 miles1401 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Easter Island *Sun 12:30 PM2692 km1673 miles1453 nmWest-southwest WSW

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