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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 Monday, November 4, 2013 at 16:30:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 34' South, Longitude: 71° 53' 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"999.60 miwest0° 00' 45.7"0.88 misouth999.57 mi
24 hours0° 00' 26.3"0.49 mieast0° 18' 12.1"20.86 misouth20.87 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° 57' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.28 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' 46.8"948.88 miwest0° 04' 55.4"5.65 misouth948.67 mi
24 hours14° 16' 50.0"940.16 mieast1° 23' 40.9"95.93 misouth941.27 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 AM101 km63 miles55 nmSouth-southeast SSE
CuzcoMon 11:30 AM225 km140 miles121 nmNorth N
La PazMon 12:30 PM414 km257 miles224 nmEast-southeast ESE
CobijaMon 12:30 PM605 km376 miles327 nmNortheast NE
LimaMon 11:30 AM679 km422 miles367 nmNorthwest NW
Rio BrancoMon 12:30 PM758 km471 miles410 nmNortheast NE
SucreMon 12:30 PM801 km498 miles433 nmEast-southeast ESE
RiberaltaMon 12:30 PM807 km501 miles436 nmNortheast NE
GuayaquilMon 11:30 AM1719 km1068 miles928 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Asuncion *Mon 1:30 PM1832 km1139 miles989 nmSoutheast SE
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