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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 19:30:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 18' South, Longitude: 116° 53' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.50 meters/second, 1611.0 km/hour, 1001.0 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"1000.91 miwest0° 00' 46.3"0.89 misouth1000.88 mi
24 hours0° 00' 15.5"0.29 mieast0° 18' 25.6"21.12 misouth21.12 mi

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, November 3, 2013 at 19:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 44' South, Longitude: 113° 03' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.75 meters/second, 1547.1 km/hour, 961.3 miles/hour or 835.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.1"16.02 miwest0° 00' 07.2"0.14 misouth16.02 mi
1 hour14° 26' 04.1"961.13 miwest0° 07' 11.2"8.24 misouth960.88 mi
24 hours13° 51' 50.8"923.17 mieast2° 23' 35.5"164.58 misouth932.10 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 2:30 PM1521 km945 miles821 nmSouth-southeast SSE
AdamstownSun 11:30 AM1753 km1089 miles946 nmSouthwest SW
Galapagos IslandsSun 1:30 PM3394 km2109 miles1833 nmEast-northeast ENE
PapeeteSun 9:30 AM3496 km2172 miles1888 nmWest W
Mexico CitySun 1:30 PM4304 km2674 miles2324 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LimaSun 2:30 PM4320 km2684 miles2332 nmEast E
GuatemalaSun 1:30 PM4398 km2733 miles2375 nmNortheast NE
San SalvadorSun 1:30 PM4424 km2749 miles2389 nmNortheast NE
QuitoSun 2:30 PM4536 km2819 miles2449 nmEast-northeast ENE
ManaguaSun 1:30 PM4539 km2820 miles2451 nmNortheast NE
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