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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° 13' 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"969.22 miwest0° 00' 28.6"0.55 misouth969.20 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° 59' 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"1001.91 miwest0° 09' 45.5"11.17 misouth1002.12 mi
24 hours10° 39' 55.1"734.00 mieast4° 01' 57.1"277.08 misouth786.42 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 PM910 km565 miles491 nmSoutheast SE
AdamstownMon 11:28 AM1594 km991 miles861 nmWest-southwest WSW
Galapagos IslandsMon 1:28 PM3555 km2209 miles1919 nmNortheast NE
PapeeteMon 9:28 AM3625 km2252 miles1957 nmWest W
LimaMon 2:28 PM4181 km2598 miles2257 nmEast E
Santiago *Mon 4:28 PM4590 km2852 miles2479 nmEast-southeast ESE
QuitoMon 2:28 PM4599 km2858 miles2483 nmEast-northeast ENE
RarotongaMon 9:28 AM4616 km2868 miles2492 nmWest W
GuatemalaMon 1:28 PM4764 km2960 miles2573 nmNortheast NE
San SalvadorMon 1:28 PM4768 km2963 miles2574 nmNortheast NE
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