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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 18:10:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 29' South, Longitude: 95° 52' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.60 meters/second, 1564.6 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' 49.2"971.83 miwest0° 00' 30.6"0.58 misouth971.81 mi
24 hours0° 04' 21.7"4.71 mieast0° 12' 02.8"13.81 misouth14.59 mi

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, November 23, 2013 at 18:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 57' North, Longitude: 154° 39' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.61 meters/second, 1579.0 km/hour, 981.1 miles/hour or 852.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 33.1"16.35 miwest0° 00' 07.5"0.14 misouth16.35 mi
1 hour14° 33' 06.3"980.99 miwest0° 07' 33.5"8.66 misouth981.27 mi
24 hours10° 40' 29.1"719.67 mieast3° 15' 57.9"224.49 misouth757.98 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 *Sat 1:10 PM1554 km965 miles839 nmWest-southwest WSW
LimaSat 1:10 PM2215 km1377 miles1196 nmEast-northeast ENE
Galapagos IslandsSat 12:10 PM2271 km1411 miles1226 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Santiago *Sat 3:10 PM2872 km1785 miles1551 nmSoutheast SE
QuitoSat 1:10 PM2931 km1821 miles1583 nmNortheast NE
La PazSat 2:10 PM2958 km1838 miles1597 nmEast E
SucreSat 2:10 PM3207 km1993 miles1731 nmEast E
Rio BrancoSat 1:10 PM3223 km2002 miles1740 nmEast-northeast ENE
CórdobaSat 3:10 PM3383 km2102 miles1827 nmEast-southeast ESE
AdamstownSat 10:10 AM3543 km2201 miles1913 nmWest-southwest WSW
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