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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 16:50:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 34' South, Longitude: 76° 53' 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"999.58 miwest0° 00' 45.7"0.87 misouth999.55 mi
24 hours0° 00' 26.4"0.49 mieast0° 18' 11.9"20.86 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° 45' 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"948.71 miwest0° 04' 53.0"5.60 misouth948.51 mi
24 hours14° 17' 07.8"940.34 mieast1° 22' 39.8"94.76 misouth941.37 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 AM206 km128 miles111 nmNortheast NE
LimaMon 11:50 AM389 km242 miles210 nmNorth N
ArequipaMon 11:50 AM580 km360 miles313 nmEast E
La PazMon 12:50 PM942 km585 miles508 nmEast E
CobijaMon 12:50 PM1012 km629 miles547 nmEast-northeast ENE
Rio BrancoMon 12:50 PM1161 km722 miles627 nmEast-northeast ENE
SucreMon 12:50 PM1293 km803 miles698 nmEast-southeast ESE
GuayaquilMon 11:50 AM1514 km940 miles817 nmNorth-northwest NNW
QuitoMon 11:50 AM1705 km1060 miles921 nmNorth N
Santiago *Mon 1:50 PM2075 km1290 miles1121 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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