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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 Friday, November 29, 2013 at 16:40:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 21° 35' South, Longitude: 73° 10' 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"16.09 miwest0° 00' 00.4"0.01 misouth16.09 mi
1 hour14° 59' 46.5"964.73 miwest0° 00' 24.6"0.47 misouth964.71 mi
24 hours0° 05' 27.3"5.85 mieast0° 09' 41.4"11.11 misouth12.56 mi

Position of the Moon

On Friday, November 29, 2013 at 16:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 18' South, Longitude: 117° 44' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.83 meters/second, 1587.0 km/hour, 986.1 miles/hour or 856.9 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' 11.6"985.98 miwest0° 09' 47.0"11.21 misouth985.79 mi
24 hours12° 42' 50.3"865.35 mieast3° 40' 09.7"252.24 misouth895.96 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
ArequipaFri 11:40 AM597 km371 miles322 nmNorth-northeast NNE
La PazFri 12:40 PM772 km480 miles417 nmNortheast NE
SaltaFri 1:40 PM870 km541 miles470 nmEast-southeast ESE
SucreFri 12:40 PM872 km542 miles471 nmEast-northeast ENE
TucumánFri 1:40 PM995 km618 miles537 nmSoutheast SE
LimaFri 11:40 AM1131 km703 miles611 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MendozaFri 1:40 PM1325 km824 miles716 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Santiago *Fri 1:40 PM1336 km830 miles722 nmSouth S
Rio BrancoFri 11:40 AM1405 km873 miles759 nmNorth-northeast NNE
CórdobaFri 1:40 PM1410 km876 miles762 nmSoutheast SE
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