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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: 96° 09' 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"971.90 miwest0° 00' 30.6"0.58 misouth971.87 mi
24 hours0° 04' 21.7"4.71 mieast0° 12' 02.7"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° 23' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.62 meters/second, 1579.0 km/hour, 981.2 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"981.07 miwest0° 07' 33.5"8.66 misouth981.35 mi
24 hours10° 40' 28.8"719.72 mieast3° 15' 59.4"224.54 misouth758.04 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 PM1529 km950 miles825 nmWest-southwest WSW
LimaSat 1:10 PM2242 km1393 miles1211 nmEast-northeast ENE
Galapagos IslandsSat 12:10 PM2280 km1417 miles1231 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Santiago *Sat 3:10 PM2896 km1800 miles1564 nmSoutheast SE
QuitoSat 1:10 PM2951 km1834 miles1593 nmNortheast NE
La PazSat 2:10 PM2987 km1856 miles1613 nmEast E
SucreSat 2:10 PM3236 km2011 miles1747 nmEast E
Rio BrancoSat 1:10 PM3251 km2020 miles1755 nmEast-northeast ENE
CórdobaSat 3:10 PM3409 km2118 miles1841 nmEast-southeast ESE
AdamstownSat 10:10 AM3515 km2184 miles1898 nmWest-southwest WSW
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