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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 19:50:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 18' South, Longitude: 121° 36' 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"1000.82 miWest0° 00' 46.3"0.89 miSouth1000.79 mi
24 hours0° 00' 15.5"0.29 miEast0° 18' 25.4"21.11 miSouth21.11 mi

## Position of the Moon

On Sunday, November 3, 2013 at 19:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 47' South, Longitude: 117° 35' West

The ground speed is currently 429.66 meters/second, 1546.8 kilometres/hour, 961.1 miles/hour or 835.2 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' 02.8"960.86 miWest0° 07' 09.4"8.20 miSouth960.61 mi
24 hours13° 52' 18.2"923.43 miEast2° 22' 46.2"163.63 miSouth932.22 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 11:50 AM1399 km869 miles755 nm SW
Easter Island *Sun 2:50 PM1821 km1132 miles983 nm SE
PapeeteSun 9:50 AM2994 km1860 miles1617 nm W
Galapagos IslandsSun 1:50 PM3860 km2399 miles2084 nm ENE
RarotongaSun 9:50 AM4080 km2535 miles2203 nm WSW
KiritimatiMon 9:50 AM4368 km2714 miles2359 nm WNW
Mexico CitySun 1:50 PM4561 km2834 miles2463 nm NNE
GuatemalaSun 1:50 PM4757 km2956 miles2569 nm NE
San SalvadorSun 1:50 PM4798 km2981 miles2591 nm NE
LimaSun 2:50 PM4827 km2999 miles2606 nm E