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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° 36' 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"999.41 miwest0° 00' 45.7"0.87 misouth999.38 mi
24 hours0° 00' 27.3"0.50 mieast0° 18' 10.8"20.83 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° 30' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.85 meters/second, 1525.9 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"947.84 miwest0° 04' 41.2"5.37 misouth947.64 mi
24 hours14° 18' 32.1"941.11 mieast1° 17' 35.3"88.94 misouth941.77 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 PM1503 km934 miles812 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Galapagos IslandsMon 12:30 PM2092 km1300 miles1130 nmNortheast NE
LimaMon 1:30 PM2682 km1667 miles1448 nmEast E
QuitoMon 1:30 PM3054 km1898 miles1649 nmEast-northeast ENE
AdamstownMon 10:30 AM3148 km1956 miles1700 nmWest-southwest WSW
San JoseMon 12:30 PM3420 km2125 miles1847 nmNortheast NE
ManaguaMon 12:30 PM3502 km2176 miles1891 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San SalvadorMon 12:30 PM3515 km2184 miles1898 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuatemalaMon 12:30 PM3555 km2209 miles1920 nmNorth-northeast NNE
La PazMon 2:30 PM3579 km2224 miles1932 nmEast E
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