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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 19:50:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 15° 18' South
Longitude: 121° 53' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.49 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"1000.89 miwest0° 00' 46.3"0.89 misouth1000.86 mi
24 hours0° 00' 15.6"0.29 mieast0° 18' 25.4"21.11 misouth21.12 mi

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, November 3, 2013 at 19:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 15° 47' South
Longitude: 117° 51' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.66 meters/second, 1546.8 km/hour, 961.1 miles/hour or 835.2 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' 02.8"960.92 miwest0° 07' 09.3"8.20 misouth960.67 mi
24 hours13° 52' 19.8"923.52 mieast2° 22' 43.2"163.59 misouth932.29 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with Sun near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AdamstownSun 11:50 AM1380 km858 miles745 nmSouthwest SW
Easter Island *Sun 2:50 PM1841 km1144 miles994 nmSoutheast SE
PapeeteSun 9:50 AM2965 km1842 miles1601 nmWest W
Galapagos IslandsSun 1:50 PM3888 km2416 miles2099 nmEast-northeast ENE
RarotongaSun 9:50 AM4051 km2517 miles2187 nmWest-southwest WSW
KiritimatiMon 9:50 AM4341 km2697 miles2344 nmWest-northwest WNW
Mexico CitySun 1:50 PM4578 km2845 miles2472 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuatemalaSun 1:50 PM4779 km2970 miles2581 nmNortheast NE
San SalvadorSun 1:50 PM4821 km2995 miles2603 nmNortheast NE
LimaSun 2:50 PM4857 km3018 miles2622 nmEast E
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