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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 Tuesday, November 26, 2013 at 18:44:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 21° 04' South, Longitude: 104° 25' 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"968.10 miwest0° 00' 27.7"0.53 misouth968.08 mi
24 hours0° 04' 56.3"5.32 mieast0° 10' 52.2"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° 03' 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' 05.7"1006.08 miwest0° 10' 21.8"11.87 misouth1006.20 mi
24 hours349° 05' 07.1"754.63 miwest4° 12' 36.9"289.30 misouth808.39 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 PM833 km517 miles450 nmSouthwest SW
AdamstownTue 10:44 AM2665 km1656 miles1439 nmWest-southwest WSW
Galapagos IslandsTue 12:44 PM2751 km1710 miles1486 nmNortheast NE
LimaTue 1:44 PM3082 km1915 miles1664 nmEast-northeast ENE
Santiago *Tue 3:44 PM3591 km2232 miles1939 nmEast-southeast ESE
QuitoTue 1:44 PM3640 km2262 miles1965 nmNortheast NE
La PazTue 2:44 PM3850 km2392 miles2079 nmEast E
San JoseTue 12:44 PM4087 km2540 miles2207 nmNortheast NE
SucreTue 2:44 PM4092 km2543 miles2209 nmEast E
Rio BrancoTue 1:44 PM4101 km2549 miles2215 nmEast-northeast ENE
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