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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

UTC time = Tuesday, November 26, 2013 at 6:44:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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= Astronomical Twilight

= Night, no twilight (darkest shade)

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Position of the Sun

On Tuesday, November 26, 2013 at 18:44:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 21° 04' South, Longitude: 104° 08' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.91 meters/second, 1558.5 km/hour, 968.4 miles/hour or 841.5 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 59.7"16.14 miWest0° 00' 00.5"0.01 miSouth16.14 mi
1 hour14° 59' 47.8"968.04 miWest0° 00' 27.7"0.53 miSouth968.01 mi
24 hours0° 04' 56.3"5.32 miEast0° 10' 52.3"12.47 miSouth13.55 mi

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, November 26, 2013 at 18:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 1° 52' North, Longitude: 178° 19' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.77 meters/second, 1619.2 km/hour, 1006.1 miles/hour or 874.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 33.1"16.77 miWest0° 00' 10.3"0.20 miSouth16.77 mi
1 hour14° 33' 05.8"1006.01 miWest0° 10' 21.8"11.87 miSouth1006.13 mi
24 hours349° 05' 08.0"754.56 miWest4° 12' 36.6"289.27 miSouth808.32 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 *Tue 1:44 PM850 km528 miles459 nmSouthwest SW
AdamstownTue 10:44 AM2693 km1673 miles1454 nmWest-southwest WSW
Galapagos IslandsTue 12:44 PM2734 km1699 miles1476 nmNortheast NE
LimaTue 1:44 PM3054 km1897 miles1649 nmEast-northeast ENE
Santiago *Tue 3:44 PM3568 km2217 miles1927 nmEast-southeast ESE
QuitoTue 1:44 PM3617 km2247 miles1953 nmNortheast NE
La PazTue 2:44 PM3821 km2374 miles2063 nmEast E
SucreTue 2:44 PM4063 km2525 miles2194 nmEast E
San JoseTue 12:44 PM4071 km2529 miles2198 nmNortheast NE
Rio BrancoTue 1:44 PM4073 km2531 miles2199 nmEast-northeast ENE

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