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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 25, 2013 at 19:28:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 53' South, Longitude: 115° 29' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.44 meters/second, 1560.4 km/hour, 969.6 miles/hour or 842.5 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 59.7"16.16 miwest0° 00' 00.5"0.01 misouth16.16 mi
1 hour14° 59' 48.3"969.29 miwest0° 00' 28.6"0.55 misouth969.26 mi
24 hours0° 04' 45.5"5.13 mieast0° 11' 15.2"12.90 misouth13.88 mi

Position of the Moon

On Monday, November 25, 2013 at 19:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 46' North, Longitude: 156° 43' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.94 meters/second, 1612.6 km/hour, 1002.0 miles/hour or 870.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 33.4"16.70 miwest0° 00' 09.7"0.19 misouth16.70 mi
1 hour14° 33' 30.0"1001.99 miwest0° 09' 45.5"11.18 misouth1002.19 mi
24 hours10° 39' 55.6"734.07 mieast4° 01' 57.8"277.11 misouth786.49 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 *Mon 2:28 PM929 km577 miles502 nmSoutheast SE
AdamstownMon 11:28 AM1567 km974 miles846 nmWest-southwest WSW
Galapagos IslandsMon 1:28 PM3579 km2224 miles1932 nmNortheast NE
PapeeteMon 9:28 AM3596 km2234 miles1942 nmWest W
LimaMon 2:28 PM4210 km2616 miles2273 nmEast E
RarotongaMon 9:28 AM4587 km2850 miles2477 nmWest W
Santiago *Mon 4:28 PM4616 km2868 miles2492 nmEast-southeast ESE
QuitoMon 2:28 PM4625 km2874 miles2497 nmEast-northeast ENE
GuatemalaMon 1:28 PM4782 km2971 miles2582 nmNortheast NE
San SalvadorMon 1:28 PM4786 km2974 miles2584 nmNortheast NE
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