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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 17:30:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 16' South, Longitude: 86° 53' 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"1001.03 miwest0° 00' 46.3"0.89 misouth1001.00 mi
24 hours0° 00' 14.5"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° 30' South, Longitude: 84° 10' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.33 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' 12.5"962.43 miwest0° 07' 22.6"8.46 misouth962.18 mi
24 hours13° 48' 54.5"921.00 mieast2° 28' 45.7"170.51 misouth930.93 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 PM1123 km698 miles606 nmEast-northeast ENE
Galapagos IslandsSun 11:30 AM1617 km1005 miles873 nmNorth N
GuayaquilSun 12:30 PM1634 km1016 miles883 nmNorth-northeast NNE
QuitoSun 12:30 PM1901 km1181 miles1027 nmNorth-northeast NNE
La PazSun 1:30 PM2012 km1250 miles1086 nmEast E
Rio BrancoSun 1:30 PM2151 km1337 miles1161 nmEast-northeast ENE
SucreSun 1:30 PM2336 km1451 miles1261 nmEast-southeast ESE
Santiago *Sun 2:30 PM2591 km1610 miles1399 nmSoutheast SE
BogotaSun 12:30 PM2615 km1625 miles1412 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Easter Island *Sun 12:30 PM2667 km1657 miles1440 nmWest-southwest WSW
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