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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° 06' 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"999.34 miwest0° 00' 45.6"0.87 misouth999.31 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° 19' 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"947.29 miwest0° 04' 32.8"5.21 misouth947.10 mi
24 hours14° 19' 28.5"941.65 mieast1° 13' 58.4"84.80 misouth942.08 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 AM1554 km965 miles839 nmSouthwest SW
Easter Island *Mon 2:40 PM1624 km1009 miles877 nmSoutheast SE
PapeeteMon 9:40 AM3256 km2023 miles1758 nmWest W
Galapagos IslandsMon 1:40 PM3625 km2252 miles1957 nmEast-northeast ENE
RarotongaMon 9:40 AM4331 km2691 miles2339 nmWest-southwest WSW
Mexico CityMon 1:40 PM4449 km2764 miles2402 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LimaMon 2:40 PM4557 km2832 miles2461 nmEast E
GuatemalaMon 1:40 PM4587 km2850 miles2477 nmNortheast NE
San SalvadorMon 1:40 PM4619 km2870 miles2494 nmNortheast NE
KiritimatiTue 9:40 AM4630 km2877 miles2500 nmWest-northwest WNW
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