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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 17:30:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 21° 35' South, Longitude: 85° 40' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.39 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"964.69 miwest0° 00' 24.6"0.47 misouth964.67 mi
24 hours0° 05' 27.7"5.86 mieast0° 09' 40.5"11.10 misouth12.55 mi

Position of the Moon

On Friday, November 29, 2013 at 17:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 26' South, Longitude: 129° 48' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.61 meters/second, 1586.2 km/hour, 985.6 miles/hour or 856.5 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' 07.5"985.48 miwest0° 09' 44.8"11.17 misouth985.28 mi
24 hours12° 44' 33.8"866.94 mieast3° 38' 59.6"250.91 misouth897.06 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LimaFri 12:30 PM1398 km869 miles755 nmNortheast NE
La PazFri 1:30 PM1928 km1198 miles1041 nmEast-northeast ENE
Santiago *Fri 2:30 PM1975 km1227 miles1067 nmSoutheast SE
SucreFri 1:30 PM2148 km1334 miles1160 nmEast E
GuayaquilFri 12:30 PM2232 km1387 miles1205 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Rio BrancoFri 12:30 PM2299 km1429 miles1242 nmEast-northeast ENE
Galapagos IslandsFri 11:30 AM2328 km1446 miles1257 nmNorth N
CórdobaFri 2:30 PM2398 km1490 miles1295 nmEast-southeast ESE
Easter Island *Fri 12:30 PM2474 km1537 miles1336 nmWest-southwest WSW
QuitoFri 12:30 PM2487 km1545 miles1343 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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