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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 18:30:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 35' South, Longitude: 101° 53' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.87 meters/second, 1608.7 km/hour, 999.6 miles/hour or 868.6 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"999.48 miwest0° 00' 45.7"0.87 misouth999.45 mi
24 hours0° 00' 27.3"0.51 mieast0° 18' 10.8"20.84 misouth20.84 mi

Position of the Moon

On Monday, November 4, 2013 at 18:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 03' South, Longitude: 84° 46' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.85 meters/second, 1525.8 km/hour, 948.1 miles/hour or 823.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.6"15.80 miwest0° 00' 04.6"0.09 misouth15.80 mi
1 hour14° 24' 40.8"947.90 miwest0° 04' 41.2"5.37 misouth947.70 mi
24 hours14° 18' 33.0"941.18 mieast1° 17' 31.8"88.88 misouth941.84 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Easter Island *Mon 1:30 PM1488 km925 miles804 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Galapagos IslandsMon 12:30 PM2111 km1312 miles1140 nmNortheast NE
LimaMon 1:30 PM2712 km1685 miles1464 nmEast E
QuitoMon 1:30 PM3080 km1914 miles1663 nmEast-northeast ENE
AdamstownMon 10:30 AM3121 km1939 miles1685 nmWest-southwest WSW
San JoseMon 12:30 PM3437 km2136 miles1856 nmNortheast NE
ManaguaMon 12:30 PM3517 km2186 miles1899 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San SalvadorMon 12:30 PM3527 km2192 miles1905 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuatemalaMon 12:30 PM3566 km2216 miles1925 nmNorth-northeast NNE
La PazMon 2:30 PM3608 km2242 miles1948 nmEast E
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