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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 Saturday, November 23, 2013 at 17:10:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 28' South, Longitude: 80° 52' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.63 meters/second, 1564.7 km/hour, 972.2 miles/hour or 844.8 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 59.7"16.20 miwest0° 00' 00.5"0.01 misouth16.20 mi
1 hour14° 59' 49.3"971.89 miwest0° 00' 30.6"0.58 misouth971.86 mi
24 hours0° 04' 21.1"4.70 mieast0° 12' 03.7"13.83 misouth14.61 mi

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, November 23, 2013 at 17:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 04' North, Longitude: 169° 12' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.38 meters/second, 1578.2 km/hour, 980.6 miles/hour or 852.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 33.1"16.34 miwest0° 00' 07.5"0.14 misouth16.34 mi
1 hour14° 33' 05.0"980.47 miwest0° 07' 30.2"8.60 misouth980.75 mi
24 hours10° 40' 52.6"719.75 mieast3° 14' 44.2"223.09 misouth757.66 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LimaSat 12:10 PM1017 km632 miles549 nmNorth-northeast NNE
La PazSat 1:10 PM1414 km879 miles764 nmEast-northeast ENE
SucreSat 1:10 PM1643 km1021 miles887 nmEast E
Santiago *Sat 2:10 PM1755 km1090 miles948 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Rio BrancoSat 12:10 PM1818 km1130 miles982 nmNortheast NE
GuayaquilSat 12:10 PM2022 km1257 miles1092 nmNorth N
CórdobaSat 2:10 PM2062 km1281 miles1113 nmSoutheast SE
QuitoSat 12:10 PM2254 km1400 miles1217 nmNorth N
Galapagos IslandsSat 11:10 AM2365 km1469 miles1277 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Asuncion *Sat 2:10 PM2439 km1516 miles1317 nmEast-southeast ESE
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