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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

UTC time = Sunday, November 3, 2013 at 7:50:00 PM.

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

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

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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 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"1000.82 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 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"960.86 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 zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AdamstownSun 11:50 AM1399 km869 miles755 nmSouthwest SW
Easter Island *Sun 2:50 PM1821 km1132 miles983 nmSoutheast SE
PapeeteSun 9:50 AM2994 km1860 miles1617 nmWest W
Galapagos IslandsSun 1:50 PM3860 km2399 miles2084 nmEast-northeast ENE
RarotongaSun 9:50 AM4080 km2535 miles2203 nmWest-southwest WSW
KiritimatiMon 9:50 AM4368 km2714 miles2359 nmWest-northwest WNW
Mexico CitySun 1:50 PM4561 km2834 miles2463 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuatemalaSun 1:50 PM4757 km2956 miles2569 nmNortheast NE
San SalvadorSun 1:50 PM4798 km2981 miles2591 nmNortheast NE
LimaSun 2:50 PM4827 km2999 miles2606 nmEast E

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