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Day and Night World Map

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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 19:40:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 15° 18' South
Longitude: 119° 23' 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"1000.90 miwest0° 00' 46.3"0.89 misouth1000.87 mi
24 hours0° 00' 15.5"0.29 mieast0° 18' 25.4"21.12 misouth21.12 mi

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, November 3, 2013 at 19:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 15° 45' South
Longitude: 115° 27' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.70 meters/second, 1546.9 km/hour, 961.2 miles/hour or 835.3 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' 03.4"961.02 miwest0° 07' 10.3"8.22 misouth960.78 mi
24 hours13° 52' 05.3"923.34 mieast2° 23' 09.4"164.09 misouth932.20 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with Sun near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AdamstownSun 11:40 AM1556 km967 miles840 nmSouthwest SW
Easter Island *Sun 2:40 PM1669 km1037 miles901 nmSoutheast SE
PapeeteSun 9:40 AM3230 km2007 miles1744 nmWest W
Galapagos IslandsSun 1:40 PM3639 km2261 miles1965 nmEast-northeast ENE
RarotongaSun 9:40 AM4310 km2678 miles2327 nmWest-southwest WSW
Mexico CitySun 1:40 PM4435 km2756 miles2395 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuatemalaSun 1:40 PM4585 km2849 miles2476 nmNortheast NE
LimaSun 2:40 PM4588 km2851 miles2477 nmEast E
KiritimatiMon 9:40 AM4590 km2852 miles2478 nmWest-northwest WNW
San SalvadorSun 1:40 PM4619 km2870 miles2494 nmNortheast NE
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