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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 16:40:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 34' South, Longitude: 74° 06' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.92 meters/second, 1608.9 km/hour, 999.7 miles/hour or 868.7 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' 59.1"999.52 miwest0° 00' 45.7"0.87 misouth999.49 mi
24 hours0° 00' 26.3"0.49 mieast0° 18' 12.0"20.86 misouth20.86 mi

Position of the Moon

On Monday, November 4, 2013 at 16:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 54' South, Longitude: 58° 05' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.25 meters/second, 1527.3 km/hour, 949.0 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"0.09 misouth15.82 mi
1 hour14° 24' 46.4"948.74 miwest0° 04' 54.5"5.63 misouth948.54 mi
24 hours14° 16' 57.9"940.18 mieast1° 23' 13.7"95.41 misouth941.25 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
ArequipaMon 11:40 AM290 km180 miles157 nmEast-southeast ESE
Machu Picchu PuebloMon 11:40 AM316 km196 miles171 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LimaMon 11:40 AM502 km312 miles271 nmNorthwest NW
La PazMon 12:40 PM647 km402 miles349 nmEast E
CobijaMon 12:40 PM765 km476 miles413 nmNortheast NE
Rio BrancoMon 12:40 PM920 km572 miles497 nmNortheast NE
RiberaltaMon 12:40 PM1006 km625 miles543 nmEast-northeast ENE
SucreMon 12:40 PM1014 km630 miles548 nmEast-southeast ESE
GuayaquilMon 11:40 AM1608 km999 miles868 nmNorth-northwest NNW
QuitoMon 11:40 AM1763 km1096 miles952 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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