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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° 06' 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"1000.91 miwest0° 00' 46.3"0.89 misouth1000.88 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: 95° 56' 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"16.03 miwest0° 00' 07.2"0.14 misouth16.03 mi
1 hour14° 26' 09.1"961.83 miwest0° 07' 18.0"8.37 misouth961.58 mi
24 hours13° 50' 06.9"921.83 mieast2° 26' 40.2"168.10 misouth931.35 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 PM1683 km1045 miles908 nmSouthwest SW
Galapagos IslandsSun 12:20 PM1903 km1182 miles1027 nmNortheast NE
LimaSun 1:20 PM2412 km1499 miles1303 nmEast E
GuayaquilSun 1:20 PM2555 km1588 miles1380 nmEast-northeast ENE
QuitoSun 1:20 PM2811 km1747 miles1518 nmNortheast NE
San JoseSun 12:20 PM3243 km2015 miles1751 nmNorth-northeast NNE
La PazSun 2:20 PM3316 km2061 miles1791 nmEast E
ManaguaSun 12:20 PM3347 km2080 miles1807 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San SalvadorSun 12:20 PM3385 km2104 miles1828 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AdamstownSun 10:20 AM3407 km2117 miles1840 nmWest-southwest WSW
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