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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 18:50:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 17' South, Longitude: 106° 53' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.52 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"1000.95 miwest0° 00' 46.3"0.89 misouth1000.92 mi
24 hours0° 00' 15.0"0.28 mieast0° 18' 26.0"21.13 misouth21.13 mi

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, November 3, 2013 at 18:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 39' South, Longitude: 103° 25' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.94 meters/second, 1547.8 km/hour, 961.8 miles/hour or 835.7 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' 06.9"961.56 miwest0° 07' 15.1"8.31 misouth961.31 mi
24 hours13° 50' 52.5"922.45 mieast2° 25' 19.7"166.57 misouth931.72 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 1:50 PM1331 km827 miles719 nmSouth S
Galapagos IslandsSun 12:50 PM2478 km1540 miles1338 nmNortheast NE
AdamstownSun 10:50 AM2652 km1648 miles1432 nmWest-southwest WSW
LimaSun 1:50 PM3246 km2017 miles1753 nmEast E
QuitoSun 1:50 PM3537 km2198 miles1910 nmEast-northeast ENE
San SalvadorSun 12:50 PM3751 km2331 miles2025 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San JoseSun 12:50 PM3755 km2333 miles2028 nmNortheast NE
GuatemalaSun 12:50 PM3764 km2339 miles2033 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ManaguaSun 12:50 PM3791 km2356 miles2047 nmNortheast NE
TegucigalpaSun 12:50 PM3902 km2425 miles2107 nmNortheast NE
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