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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 18:10:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 17' South, Longitude: 96° 53' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.54 meters/second, 1611.1 km/hour, 1001.1 miles/hour or 869.9 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"1000.99 miwest0° 00' 46.3"0.89 misouth1000.96 mi
24 hours0° 00' 14.8"0.27 mieast0° 18' 26.4"21.13 misouth21.14 mi

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, November 3, 2013 at 18:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 35' South, Longitude: 93° 48' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.14 meters/second, 1548.5 km/hour, 962.2 miles/hour or 836.1 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' 09.7"962.00 miwest0° 07' 18.9"8.38 misouth961.75 mi
24 hours13° 49' 53.9"921.73 mieast2° 27' 03.1"168.55 misouth931.33 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Galapagos IslandsSun 12:10 PM1780 km1106 miles961 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Easter Island *Sun 1:10 PM1836 km1141 miles991 nmSouthwest SW
LimaSun 1:10 PM2175 km1352 miles1175 nmEast E
GuayaquilSun 1:10 PM2358 km1465 miles1273 nmNortheast NE
QuitoSun 1:10 PM2618 km1627 miles1414 nmNortheast NE
La PazSun 2:10 PM3079 km1913 miles1663 nmEast E
San JoseSun 12:10 PM3125 km1942 miles1687 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Rio BrancoSun 2:10 PM3209 km1994 miles1732 nmEast E
ManaguaSun 12:10 PM3251 km2020 miles1756 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PanamaSun 1:10 PM3297 km2049 miles1780 nmNortheast NE
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