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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 19:40:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 36' South, Longitude: 119° 23' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.84 meters/second, 1608.6 km/hour, 999.5 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' 45.6"0.87 misouth999.38 mi
24 hours0° 00' 27.9"0.52 mieast0° 18' 09.9"20.82 misouth20.83 mi

Position of the Moon

On Monday, November 4, 2013 at 19:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 09' South, Longitude: 101° 35' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.60 meters/second, 1525.0 km/hour, 947.6 miles/hour or 823.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.5"15.79 miwest0° 00' 04.6"0.09 misouth15.79 mi
1 hour14° 24' 37.4"947.34 miwest0° 04' 32.6"5.21 misouth947.15 mi
24 hours14° 19' 29.5"941.72 mieast1° 13' 54.9"84.74 misouth942.15 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AdamstownMon 11:40 AM1532 km952 miles827 nmSouthwest SW
Easter Island *Mon 2:40 PM1642 km1020 miles886 nmSoutheast SE
PapeeteMon 9:40 AM3226 km2004 miles1742 nmWest W
Galapagos IslandsMon 1:40 PM3652 km2269 miles1972 nmEast-northeast ENE
RarotongaMon 9:40 AM4302 km2673 miles2323 nmWest-southwest WSW
Mexico CityMon 1:40 PM4464 km2774 miles2410 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LimaMon 2:40 PM4587 km2850 miles2477 nmEast E
KiritimatiTue 9:40 AM4602 km2860 miles2485 nmWest-northwest WNW
GuatemalaMon 1:40 PM4608 km2863 miles2488 nmNortheast NE
San SalvadorMon 1:40 PM4641 km2884 miles2506 nmNortheast NE
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