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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 17:50:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 35' South, Longitude: 91° 53' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.89 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"999.52 miwest0° 00' 45.7"0.87 misouth999.49 mi
24 hours0° 00' 26.9"0.50 mieast0° 18' 11.2"20.84 misouth20.85 mi

Position of the Moon

On Monday, November 4, 2013 at 17:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 00' South, Longitude: 75° 10' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.99 meters/second, 1526.4 km/hour, 948.4 miles/hour or 824.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.6"15.81 miwest0° 00' 04.7"0.09 misouth15.81 mi
1 hour14° 24' 42.8"948.22 miwest0° 04' 46.0"5.46 misouth948.02 mi
24 hours14° 17' 59.5"940.85 mieast1° 19' 35.4"91.24 misouth941.66 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Galapagos IslandsMon 11:50 AM1643 km1021 miles887 nmNorth N
LimaMon 12:50 PM1651 km1026 miles891 nmEast-northeast ENE
GuayaquilMon 12:50 PM1978 km1229 miles1068 nmNortheast NE
Easter Island *Mon 12:50 PM2210 km1373 miles1193 nmSouthwest SW
QuitoMon 12:50 PM2246 km1395 miles1213 nmNortheast NE
La PazMon 1:50 PM2542 km1579 miles1372 nmEast E
Rio BrancoMon 1:50 PM2683 km1667 miles1449 nmEast E
SucreMon 1:50 PM2852 km1772 miles1540 nmEast-southeast ESE
Santiago *Mon 2:50 PM2909 km1807 miles1571 nmSoutheast SE
San JoseMon 11:50 AM2950 km1833 miles1593 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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