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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 18:20:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 17' South, Longitude: 99° 23' 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"1000.98 miwest0° 00' 46.3"0.89 misouth1000.95 mi
24 hours0° 00' 14.9"0.28 mieast0° 18' 26.4"21.13 misouth21.13 mi

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, November 3, 2013 at 18:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 36' South, Longitude: 96° 12' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.09 meters/second, 1548.3 km/hour, 962.1 miles/hour or 836.0 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' 07.2"0.14 misouth16.04 mi
1 hour14° 26' 09.0"961.89 miwest0° 07' 18.0"8.37 misouth961.64 mi
24 hours13° 50' 08.5"921.91 mieast2° 26' 37.3"168.05 misouth931.42 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Easter Island *Sun 1:20 PM1664 km1034 miles899 nmSouthwest SW
Galapagos IslandsSun 12:20 PM1920 km1193 miles1037 nmNortheast NE
LimaSun 1:20 PM2442 km1518 miles1319 nmEast E
GuayaquilSun 1:20 PM2581 km1604 miles1393 nmEast-northeast ENE
QuitoSun 1:20 PM2836 km1762 miles1531 nmNortheast NE
San JoseSun 12:20 PM3259 km2025 miles1760 nmNorth-northeast NNE
La PazSun 2:20 PM3346 km2079 miles1807 nmEast E
ManaguaSun 12:20 PM3360 km2088 miles1814 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AdamstownSun 10:20 AM3380 km2100 miles1825 nmWest-southwest WSW
San SalvadorSun 12:20 PM3396 km2110 miles1833 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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