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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

UTC time = Monday, November 4, 2013 at 6:50:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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= Night, no twilight (darkest shade)

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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 Latitude: 15° 36' South, Longitude: 106° 36' 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"999.39 miWest0° 00' 45.7"0.87 miSouth999.36 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 18:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 05' South, Longitude: 89° 18' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.78 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"947.68 miWest0° 04' 38.8"5.33 miSouth947.49 mi
24 hours14° 18' 48.5"941.27 miEast1° 16' 33.5"87.76 miSouth941.86 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 PM1303 km810 miles704 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Galapagos IslandsMon 12:50 PM2475 km1538 miles1337 nmNortheast NE
AdamstownMon 10:50 AM2664 km1655 miles1438 nmWest-southwest WSW
LimaMon 1:50 PM3217 km1999 miles1737 nmEast E
QuitoMon 1:50 PM3524 km2190 miles1903 nmEast-northeast ENE
San JoseMon 12:50 PM3759 km2336 miles2030 nmNortheast NE
San SalvadorMon 12:50 PM3764 km2339 miles2032 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuatemalaMon 12:50 PM3779 km2348 miles2041 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ManaguaMon 12:50 PM3799 km2361 miles2051 nmNortheast NE
TegucigalpaMon 12:50 PM3916 km2433 miles2115 nmNortheast NE

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