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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 17:20:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 34' South, Longitude: 84° 23' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.90 meters/second, 1608.8 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"999.55 miwest0° 00' 45.7"0.87 misouth999.52 mi
24 hours0° 00' 26.7"0.49 mieast0° 18' 11.6"20.85 misouth20.86 mi

Position of the Moon

On Monday, November 4, 2013 at 17:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 58' South, Longitude: 67° 57' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.10 meters/second, 1526.8 km/hour, 948.7 miles/hour or 824.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.7"15.81 miwest0° 00' 04.9"0.09 misouth15.81 mi
1 hour14° 24' 44.3"948.46 miwest0° 04' 49.6"5.53 misouth948.26 mi
24 hours14° 17' 33.8"940.60 mieast1° 21' 07.6"93.00 misouth941.52 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LimaMon 12:20 PM884 km549 miles477 nmEast-northeast ENE
GuayaquilMon 12:20 PM1557 km967 miles841 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Galapagos IslandsMon 11:20 AM1721 km1070 miles930 nmNorth-northwest NNW
La PazMon 1:20 PM1741 km1082 miles940 nmEast E
QuitoMon 12:20 PM1816 km1128 miles980 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Rio BrancoMon 1:20 PM1900 km1181 miles1026 nmEast-northeast ENE
SucreMon 1:20 PM2067 km1284 miles1116 nmEast-southeast ESE
Santiago *Mon 2:20 PM2412 km1499 miles1302 nmSouth-southeast SSE
BogotaMon 12:20 PM2506 km1557 miles1353 nmNorth-northeast NNE
CórdobaMon 2:20 PM2700 km1678 miles1458 nmSoutheast SE
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