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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

UTC time = Sunday, November 3, 2013 at 7:30:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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= Astronomical Twilight

= Night, no twilight (darkest shade)

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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° 36' 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"16.68 miWest0° 00' 00.8"0.01 miSouth16.68 mi
1 hour14° 59' 59.5"1000.84 miWest0° 00' 46.3"0.89 miSouth1000.81 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: 112° 46' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.76 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' 04.2"961.08 miWest0° 07' 11.3"8.24 miSouth960.83 mi
24 hours13° 51' 49.2"923.08 miEast2° 23' 38.4"164.63 miSouth932.03 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 PM1507 km936 miles814 nmSouth-southeast SSE
AdamstownSun 11:30 AM1776 km1104 miles959 nmSouthwest SW
Galapagos IslandsSun 1:30 PM3367 km2092 miles1818 nmEast-northeast ENE
PapeeteSun 9:30 AM3525 km2190 miles1903 nmWest W
LimaSun 2:30 PM4290 km2665 miles2316 nmEast E
Mexico CitySun 1:30 PM4290 km2666 miles2317 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuatemalaSun 1:30 PM4378 km2721 miles2364 nmNortheast NE
San SalvadorSun 1:30 PM4403 km2736 miles2378 nmNortheast NE
QuitoSun 2:30 PM4507 km2800 miles2434 nmEast-northeast ENE
ManaguaSun 1:30 PM4516 km2806 miles2438 nmNortheast NE

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