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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 = Monday, November 4, 2013 at 4:30:00 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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= Astronomical Twilight

= Night, no twilight (darkest shade)

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Position of the Sun

On Monday, November 4, 2013 at 16:30:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 34' South, Longitude: 71° 36' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.92 meters/second, 1608.9 km/hour, 999.7 miles/hour or 868.8 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.0"16.66 miWest0° 00' 00.8"0.01 miSouth16.66 mi
1 hour14° 59' 59.2"999.54 miWest0° 00' 45.7"0.88 miSouth999.50 mi
24 hours0° 00' 26.2"0.49 miEast0° 18' 12.1"20.86 miSouth20.86 mi

Position of the Moon

On Monday, November 4, 2013 at 16:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 53' South, Longitude: 55° 40' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.29 meters/second, 1527.4 km/hour, 949.1 miles/hour or 824.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.7"15.82 miWest0° 00' 05.0"0.10 miSouth15.82 mi
1 hour14° 24' 46.9"948.82 miWest0° 04' 55.5"5.65 miSouth948.62 mi
24 hours14° 16' 49.1"940.09 miEast1° 23' 44.3"95.99 miSouth941.20 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
ArequipaMon 11:30 AM93 km58 miles50 nmSouth S
CuzcoMon 11:30 AM230 km143 miles124 nmNorth N
Machu Picchu PuebloMon 11:30 AM285 km177 miles154 nmNorth-northwest NNW
La PazMon 12:30 PM385 km239 miles208 nmEast-southeast ESE
CobijaMon 12:30 PM588 km366 miles318 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LimaMon 11:30 AM704 km438 miles380 nmWest-northwest WNW
Rio BrancoMon 12:30 PM742 km461 miles400 nmNortheast NE
SucreMon 12:30 PM775 km482 miles419 nmEast-southeast ESE
RiberaltaMon 12:30 PM784 km487 miles423 nmNortheast NE
GuayaquilMon 11:30 AM1735 km1078 miles937 nmNorth-northwest NNW

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