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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 4:50:00 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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= Nautical Twilight

= Astronomical Twilight

= Night, no twilight (darkest shade)

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Position of the Sun

On Monday, November 4, 2013 at 16:50:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 34' South, Longitude: 76° 36' 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"999.51 miWest0° 00' 45.7"0.87 miSouth999.48 mi
24 hours0° 00' 26.4"0.49 miEast0° 18' 11.9"20.85 miSouth20.86 mi

Position of the Moon

On Monday, November 4, 2013 at 16:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 55' South, Longitude: 60° 29' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.21 meters/second, 1527.2 km/hour, 948.9 miles/hour or 824.6 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' 04.9"0.09 miSouth15.82 mi
1 hour14° 24' 45.9"948.65 miWest0° 04' 53.3"5.60 miSouth948.45 mi
24 hours14° 17' 06.7"940.26 miEast1° 22' 43.2"94.82 miSouth941.30 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
IcaMon 11:50 AM191 km119 miles103 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LimaMon 11:50 AM391 km243 miles211 nmNorth N
Machu Picchu PuebloMon 11:50 AM514 km319 miles278 nmEast-northeast ENE
ArequipaMon 11:50 AM549 km341 miles297 nmEast E
La PazMon 12:50 PM912 km567 miles492 nmEast E
CobijaMon 12:50 PM986 km613 miles532 nmEast-northeast ENE
Rio BrancoMon 12:50 PM1136 km706 miles613 nmEast-northeast ENE
SucreMon 12:50 PM1264 km786 miles683 nmEast-southeast ESE
GuayaquilMon 11:50 AM1521 km945 miles821 nmNorth-northwest NNW
QuitoMon 11:50 AM1710 km1063 miles924 nmNorth N

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