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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 areas 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 4:50:00 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).

= Civil Twilight (lightest shade)

= Nautical Twilight

= Astronomical Twilight

= Night, no twilight (darkest shade)

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Position of the Sun

On Friday, November 29, 2013 at 16:50:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 21° 35' South, Longitude: 75° 23' West

The ground speed is currently 431.41 meters/second, 1553.1 kilometres/hour, 965.0 miles/hour or 838.6 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Sun 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"964.66 miWest0° 00' 24.6"0.47 miSouth964.63 mi
24 hours0° 05' 27.3"5.85 miEast0° 09' 41.2"11.11 miSouth12.55 mi

Position of the Moon

On Friday, November 29, 2013 at 16:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 20' South, Longitude: 119° 53' West

The ground speed is currently 440.79 meters/second, 1586.8 kilometres/hour, 986.0 miles/hour or 856.8 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude DifferenceLatitude DifferenceTotal
LaterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.1"16.43 miWest0° 00' 09.7"0.19 miSouth16.43 mi
1 hour14° 29' 10.9"985.82 miWest0° 09' 46.6"11.20 miSouth985.63 mi
24 hours12° 43' 08.7"865.58 miEast3° 39' 57.3"251.99 miSouth896.10 mi

Locations With the Sun Near Its Zenith

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

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LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Antofagasta *Fri 1:50 PM562 km349 miles303 nmEast-southeast ESE
ArequipaFri 11:50 AM702 km436 miles379 nmNortheast NE
La PazFri 12:50 PM948 km589 miles512 nmNortheast NE
Machu Picchu PuebloFri 11:50 AM981 km609 miles530 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LimaFri 11:50 AM1068 km664 miles577 nmNorth N
SucreFri 12:50 PM1094 km680 miles591 nmEast-northeast ENE
Santiago *Fri 1:50 PM1394 km866 miles753 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MendozaFri 1:50 PM1410 km876 miles761 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Rio BrancoFri 11:50 AM1518 km943 miles819 nmNorth-northeast NNE
CórdobaFri 1:50 PM1559 km968 miles842 nmSoutheast SE

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