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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 areas of the Earth are in daylight and which are in night.

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

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

= Nautical Twilight

= Astronomical Twilight

= Night, no twilight (darkest shade)

See where the Moon is over the horizon

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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 Latitude: 15° 18' South, Longitude: 119° 06' West

The ground speed is currently 447.50 meters/second, 1611.0 kilometres/hour, 1001.0 miles/hour or 869.9 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Sun 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"1000.83 miWest0° 00' 46.3"0.89 miSouth1000.80 mi
24 hours0° 00' 15.5"0.29 miEast0° 18' 25.4"21.11 miSouth21.12 mi

## Position of the Moon

On Sunday, November 3, 2013 at 19:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 45' South, Longitude: 115° 11' West

The ground speed is currently 429.71 meters/second, 1547.0 kilometres/hour, 961.2 miles/hour or 835.3 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon 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' 03.5"960.97 miWest0° 07' 10.4"8.22 miSouth960.72 mi
24 hours13° 52' 03.6"923.26 miEast2° 23' 12.3"164.13 miSouth932.12 mi

## Locations With the Sun Near Its Zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with Sun near zenith position in the sky.

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LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AdamstownSun 11:40 AM1577 km980 miles852 nm SW
Easter Island *Sun 2:40 PM1651 km1026 miles892 nm SE
PapeeteSun 9:40 AM3260 km2025 miles1760 nm W
Galapagos IslandsSun 1:40 PM3612 km2244 miles1950 nm ENE
RarotongaSun 9:40 AM4339 km2696 miles2343 nm WSW
Mexico CitySun 1:40 PM4419 km2746 miles2386 nm NNE
LimaSun 2:40 PM4558 km2832 miles2461 nm E
GuatemalaSun 1:40 PM4563 km2836 miles2464 nm NE
San SalvadorSun 1:40 PM4596 km2856 miles2482 nm NE
KiritimatiMon 9:40 AM4618 km2869 miles2493 nm WNW