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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 18:50:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 15° 36' South
Longitude: 106° 53' 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"999.46 miwest0° 00' 45.7"0.87 misouth999.43 mi
24 hours0° 00' 27.5"0.51 mieast0° 18' 10.6"20.83 misouth20.84 mi

Position of the Moon

On Monday, November 4, 2013 at 18:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 18° 05' South
Longitude: 89° 34' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.77 meters/second, 1525.6 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' 39.9"947.74 miwest0° 04' 38.6"5.33 misouth947.54 mi
24 hours14° 18' 49.5"941.34 mieast1° 16' 29.9"87.70 misouth941.93 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 1:50 PM1297 km806 miles701 nmSouth S
Galapagos IslandsMon 12:50 PM2499 km1552 miles1349 nmNortheast NE
AdamstownMon 10:50 AM2637 km1639 miles1424 nmWest-southwest WSW
LimaMon 1:50 PM3247 km2018 miles1753 nmEast E
QuitoMon 1:50 PM3551 km2207 miles1917 nmEast-northeast ENE
San SalvadorMon 12:50 PM3779 km2348 miles2041 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San JoseMon 12:50 PM3780 km2349 miles2041 nmNortheast NE
GuatemalaMon 12:50 PM3794 km2357 miles2049 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ManaguaMon 12:50 PM3817 km2372 miles2061 nmNortheast NE
TegucigalpaMon 12:50 PM3930 km2442 miles2122 nmNortheast NE
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