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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 19:00:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 17' South, Longitude: 109° 06' 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"16.68 miwest0° 00' 00.8"0.01 misouth16.68 mi
1 hour14° 59' 59.5"1000.87 miwest0° 00' 46.3"0.89 misouth1000.84 mi
24 hours0° 00' 15.1"0.28 mieast0° 18' 25.9"21.12 misouth21.12 mi

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, November 3, 2013 at 19:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 41' South, Longitude: 105° 33' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.90 meters/second, 1547.6 km/hour, 961.7 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' 06.3"961.40 miwest0° 07' 14.3"8.29 misouth961.15 mi
24 hours13° 51' 05.5"922.55 mieast2° 24' 56.5"166.12 misouth931.74 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 2:00 PM1306 km812 miles705 nmSouth S
AdamstownSun 11:00 AM2443 km1518 miles1319 nmWest-southwest WSW
Galapagos IslandsSun 1:00 PM2669 km1659 miles1441 nmNortheast NE
LimaSun 2:00 PM3484 km2165 miles1881 nmEast E
QuitoSun 2:00 PM3754 km2333 miles2027 nmEast-northeast ENE
San SalvadorSun 1:00 PM3884 km2413 miles2097 nmNortheast NE
GuatemalaSun 1:00 PM3887 km2415 miles2099 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San JoseSun 1:00 PM3924 km2438 miles2119 nmNortheast NE
ManaguaSun 1:00 PM3943 km2450 miles2129 nmNortheast NE
Mexico CitySun 1:00 PM3992 km2480 miles2155 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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