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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 = Friday, November 29, 2013 at 4:30:00 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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= Night, no twilight (darkest shade)

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Position of the Sun

On Friday, November 29, 2013 at 16:30:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 21° 35' South, Longitude: 70° 23' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.41 meters/second, 1553.1 km/hour, 965.0 miles/hour or 838.6 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 59.7"16.08 miWest0° 00' 00.4"0.01 miSouth16.08 mi
1 hour14° 59' 46.5"964.67 miWest0° 00' 24.6"0.47 miSouth964.65 mi
24 hours0° 05' 27.2"5.85 miEast0° 09' 41.6"11.11 miSouth12.56 mi

Position of the Moon

On Friday, November 29, 2013 at 16:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 16' South, Longitude: 115° 03' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.88 meters/second, 1587.2 km/hour, 986.2 miles/hour or 857.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.1"16.44 miWest0° 00' 09.7"0.19 miSouth16.44 mi
1 hour14° 29' 12.5"986.03 miWest0° 09' 47.3"11.22 miSouth985.83 mi
24 hours12° 42' 27.3"864.94 miEast3° 40' 25.0"252.52 miSouth895.65 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with Sun near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Iquique *Fri 1:30 PM152 km95 miles82 nmNorth N
Antofagasta *Fri 1:30 PM228 km141 miles123 nmSouth S
ArequipaFri 11:30 AM584 km363 miles315 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SucreFri 12:30 PM605 km376 miles327 nmEast-northeast ENE
La PazFri 12:30 PM610 km379 miles329 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SaltaFri 1:30 PM622 km386 miles336 nmSoutheast SE
TucumánFri 1:30 PM783 km487 miles423 nmSoutheast SE
Machu Picchu PuebloFri 11:30 AM959 km596 miles518 nmNorth-northwest NNW
CórdobaFri 1:30 PM1254 km779 miles677 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MendozaFri 1:30 PM1264 km785 miles682 nmSouth S

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