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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 18:30:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 17' South, Longitude: 101° 53' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.53 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"1000.97 miwest0° 00' 46.3"0.89 misouth1000.94 mi
24 hours0° 00' 15.0"0.28 mieast0° 18' 26.3"21.13 misouth21.13 mi

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, November 3, 2013 at 18:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 37' South, Longitude: 98° 36' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.04 meters/second, 1548.1 km/hour, 962.0 miles/hour or 835.9 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' 08.3"961.78 miwest0° 07' 17.0"8.35 misouth961.53 mi
24 hours13° 50' 23.2"922.09 mieast2° 26' 11.4"167.56 misouth931.52 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 1:30 PM1518 km943 miles819 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Galapagos IslandsSun 12:30 PM2086 km1296 miles1126 nmNortheast NE
LimaSun 1:30 PM2710 km1684 miles1463 nmEast E
QuitoSun 1:30 PM3063 km1903 miles1654 nmEast-northeast ENE
AdamstownSun 10:30 AM3134 km1948 miles1692 nmWest-southwest WSW
San JoseSun 12:30 PM3410 km2119 miles1841 nmNortheast NE
ManaguaSun 12:30 PM3488 km2167 miles1883 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San SalvadorSun 12:30 PM3496 km2173 miles1888 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuatemalaSun 12:30 PM3534 km2196 miles1908 nmNorth-northeast NNE
La PazSun 2:30 PM3613 km2245 miles1951 nmEast E
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