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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 17:20:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 21° 35' South, Longitude: 83° 10' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.40 meters/second, 1553.0 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"964.70 miwest0° 00' 24.6"0.47 misouth964.68 mi
24 hours0° 05' 27.6"5.86 mieast0° 09' 40.7"11.10 misouth12.55 mi

Position of the Moon

On Friday, November 29, 2013 at 17:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 25' South, Longitude: 127° 24' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.65 meters/second, 1586.3 km/hour, 985.7 miles/hour or 856.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.1"16.43 miwest0° 00' 09.7"0.19 misouth16.43 mi
1 hour14° 29' 08.4"985.58 miwest0° 09' 45.2"11.17 misouth985.38 mi
24 hours12° 44' 13.2"866.62 mieast3° 39' 13.8"251.18 misouth896.84 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LimaFri 12:20 PM1240 km770 miles669 nmNorth-northeast NNE
La PazFri 1:20 PM1678 km1043 miles906 nmEast-northeast ENE
Santiago *Fri 2:20 PM1799 km1118 miles972 nmSoutheast SE
SucreFri 1:20 PM1890 km1174 miles1020 nmEast E
Rio BrancoFri 12:20 PM2083 km1294 miles1125 nmNortheast NE
GuayaquilFri 12:20 PM2172 km1349 miles1173 nmNorth N
CórdobaFri 2:20 PM2180 km1354 miles1177 nmSoutheast SE
Galapagos IslandsFri 11:20 AM2392 km1487 miles1292 nmNorth-northwest NNW
QuitoFri 12:20 PM2416 km1501 miles1304 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Asuncion *Fri 2:20 PM2636 km1638 miles1424 nmEast-southeast ESE
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