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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 5:30:00 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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= Astronomical Twilight

= Night, no twilight (darkest shade)

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Position of the Sun

On Monday, November 4, 2013 at 17:30:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 35' South, Longitude: 86° 36' 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"999.47 miWest0° 00' 45.7"0.87 miSouth999.44 mi
24 hours0° 00' 26.8"0.50 miEast0° 18' 11.4"20.85 miSouth20.85 mi

Position of the Moon

On Monday, November 4, 2013 at 17:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 58' South, Longitude: 70° 05' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.07 meters/second, 1526.6 km/hour, 948.6 miles/hour or 824.3 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' 43.9"948.33 miWest0° 04' 48.4"5.51 miSouth948.13 mi
24 hours14° 17' 41.5"940.61 miEast1° 20' 40.3"92.48 miSouth941.49 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LimaMon 12:30 PM1104 km686 miles596 nmEast-northeast ENE
GuayaquilMon 12:30 PM1651 km1026 miles891 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Galapagos IslandsMon 11:30 AM1656 km1029 miles894 nmNorth-northwest NNW
QuitoMon 12:30 PM1917 km1191 miles1035 nmNorth-northeast NNE
La PazMon 1:30 PM1978 km1229 miles1068 nmEast E
Rio BrancoMon 1:30 PM2129 km1323 miles1150 nmEast-northeast ENE
SucreMon 1:30 PM2299 km1428 miles1241 nmEast-southeast ESE
Santiago *Mon 2:30 PM2547 km1583 miles1376 nmSoutheast SE
BogotaMon 12:30 PM2624 km1630 miles1417 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Easter Island *Mon 12:30 PM2674 km1661 miles1444 nmWest-southwest WSW

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