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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 19:40:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 18' South, Longitude: 119° 06' 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"1000.83 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 of the movement is currently 429.71 meters/second, 1547.0 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' 03.5"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 zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AdamstownSun 11:40 AM1577 km980 miles852 nmSouthwest SW
Easter Island *Sun 2:40 PM1651 km1026 miles892 nmSoutheast SE
PapeeteSun 9:40 AM3260 km2026 miles1760 nmWest W
Galapagos IslandsSun 1:40 PM3612 km2244 miles1950 nmEast-northeast ENE
RarotongaSun 9:40 AM4339 km2696 miles2343 nmWest-southwest WSW
Mexico CitySun 1:40 PM4419 km2746 miles2386 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LimaSun 2:40 PM4558 km2832 miles2461 nmEast E
GuatemalaSun 1:40 PM4563 km2836 miles2464 nmNortheast NE
San SalvadorSun 1:40 PM4596 km2856 miles2482 nmNortheast NE
KiritimatiMon 9:40 AM4618 km2869 miles2493 nmWest-northwest WNW
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