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Day and Night World Map

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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 18:40:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 15° 35' South
Longitude: 104° 23' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.86 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"999.47 miwest0° 00' 45.7"0.87 misouth999.44 mi
24 hours0° 00' 27.4"0.51 mieast0° 18' 10.6"20.83 misouth20.84 mi

Position of the Moon

On Monday, November 4, 2013 at 18:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 18° 04' South
Longitude: 87° 10' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.81 meters/second, 1525.7 km/hour, 948.0 miles/hour or 823.8 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' 40.3"947.82 miwest0° 04' 39.9"5.35 misouth947.62 mi
24 hours14° 18' 41.3"941.26 mieast1° 17' 00.9"88.29 misouth941.89 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 1:40 PM1372 km852 miles741 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Galapagos IslandsMon 12:40 PM2297 km1427 miles1240 nmNortheast NE
AdamstownMon 10:40 AM2877 km1788 miles1554 nmWest-southwest WSW
LimaMon 1:40 PM2979 km1851 miles1609 nmEast E
QuitoMon 1:40 PM3312 km2058 miles1789 nmEast-northeast ENE
San JoseMon 12:40 PM3602 km2238 miles1945 nmNortheast NE
San SalvadorMon 12:40 PM3645 km2265 miles1968 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ManaguaMon 12:40 PM3660 km2274 miles1976 nmNortheast NE
GuatemalaMon 12:40 PM3671 km2281 miles1982 nmNorth-northeast NNE
TegucigalpaMon 12:40 PM3786 km2352 miles2044 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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