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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 Wednesday, November 27, 2013 at 18:34:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 21° 15' South, Longitude: 101° 50' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.38 meters/second, 1556.6 km/hour, 967.2 miles/hour or 840.5 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 59.7"16.12 miwest0° 00' 00.4"0.01 misouth16.12 mi
1 hour14° 59' 47.3"966.92 miwest0° 00' 26.7"0.51 misouth966.90 mi
24 hours0° 05' 07.2"5.50 mieast0° 10' 28.4"12.01 misouth13.21 mi

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, November 27, 2013 at 18:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 2° 19' South, Longitude: 168° 37' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.19 meters/second, 1617.1 km/hour, 1004.8 miles/hour or 873.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.2"16.75 miwest0° 00' 10.5"0.20 misouth16.75 mi
1 hour14° 32' 13.0"1004.78 miwest0° 10' 38.0"12.18 misouth1004.79 mi
24 hours11° 21' 34.1"785.16 mieast4° 14' 09.1"291.08 misouth835.61 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 *Wed 1:34 PM999 km621 miles539 nmSouthwest SW
Galapagos IslandsWed 12:34 PM2614 km1624 miles1411 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LimaWed 1:34 PM2829 km1758 miles1528 nmEast-northeast ENE
AdamstownWed 10:34 AM2920 km1815 miles1577 nmWest-southwest WSW
Santiago *Wed 3:34 PM3349 km2081 miles1808 nmEast-southeast ESE
QuitoWed 1:34 PM3440 km2138 miles1858 nmNortheast NE
La PazWed 2:34 PM3583 km2226 miles1935 nmEast E
SucreWed 2:34 PM3823 km2376 miles2064 nmEast E
Rio BrancoWed 1:34 PM3844 km2389 miles2076 nmEast-northeast ENE
CórdobaWed 3:34 PM3904 km2426 miles2108 nmEast-southeast ESE
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