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Day and Night World Map

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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 18:40:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 15° 17' South
Longitude: 104° 23' 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"1000.96 miwest0° 00' 46.3"0.89 misouth1000.93 mi
24 hours0° 00' 15.0"0.28 mieast0° 18' 26.1"21.13 misouth21.13 mi

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, November 3, 2013 at 18:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 15° 38' South
Longitude: 101° 01' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.99 meters/second, 1548.0 km/hour, 961.9 miles/hour or 835.8 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' 07.6"961.67 miwest0° 07' 16.1"8.33 misouth961.42 mi
24 hours13° 50' 38.0"922.27 mieast2° 25' 45.5"167.07 misouth931.62 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 1:40 PM1404 km872 miles758 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Galapagos IslandsSun 12:40 PM2274 km1413 miles1228 nmNortheast NE
AdamstownSun 10:40 AM2892 km1797 miles1561 nmWest-southwest WSW
LimaSun 1:40 PM2978 km1850 miles1608 nmEast E
QuitoSun 1:40 PM3297 km2049 miles1780 nmEast-northeast ENE
San JoseSun 12:40 PM3576 km2222 miles1931 nmNortheast NE
San SalvadorSun 12:40 PM3615 km2246 miles1952 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ManaguaSun 12:40 PM3632 km2257 miles1961 nmNortheast NE
GuatemalaSun 12:40 PM3641 km2262 miles1966 nmNorth-northeast NNE
TegucigalpaSun 12:40 PM3757 km2334 miles2028 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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