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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° 23' 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"1000.94 miwest0° 00' 46.3"0.89 misouth1000.91 mi
24 hours0° 00' 15.1"0.28 mieast0° 18' 25.9"21.12 misouth21.13 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° 49' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.90 meters/second, 1547.6 km/hour, 961.6 miles/hour or 835.6 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' 06.2"961.45 miwest0° 07' 14.2"8.29 misouth961.21 mi
24 hours13° 51' 07.2"922.63 mieast2° 24' 53.6"166.08 misouth931.81 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 km811 miles705 nmSouth S
AdamstownSun 11:00 AM2417 km1502 miles1305 nmWest-southwest WSW
Galapagos IslandsSun 1:00 PM2694 km1674 miles1455 nmNortheast NE
LimaSun 2:00 PM3514 km2184 miles1898 nmEast E
QuitoSun 2:00 PM3782 km2350 miles2042 nmEast-northeast ENE
San SalvadorSun 1:00 PM3901 km2424 miles2106 nmNortheast NE
GuatemalaSun 1:00 PM3904 km2426 miles2108 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San JoseSun 1:00 PM3945 km2451 miles2130 nmNortheast NE
ManaguaSun 1:00 PM3962 km2462 miles2139 nmNortheast NE
Mexico CitySun 1:00 PM4000 km2486 miles2160 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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