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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 17:50:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 21° 35' South, Longitude: 90° 23' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.39 meters/second, 1553.0 km/hour, 965.0 miles/hour or 838.5 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' 46.4"964.61 miwest0° 00' 24.6"0.47 misouth964.59 mi
24 hours0° 05' 27.8"5.86 mieast0° 09' 40.2"11.09 misouth12.54 mi

Position of the Moon

On Friday, November 29, 2013 at 17:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 29' South, Longitude: 134° 22' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.52 meters/second, 1585.9 km/hour, 985.4 miles/hour or 856.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.0"16.42 miwest0° 00' 09.7"0.19 misouth16.42 mi
1 hour14° 29' 05.9"985.22 miwest0° 09' 43.9"11.15 misouth985.02 mi
24 hours12° 45' 13.0"867.47 mieast3° 38' 33.0"250.38 misouth897.42 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LimaFri 12:50 PM1769 km1099 miles955 nmNortheast NE
Easter Island *Fri 12:50 PM2015 km1252 miles1088 nmWest-southwest WSW
Galapagos IslandsFri 11:50 AM2290 km1423 miles1237 nmNorth N
Santiago *Fri 2:50 PM2342 km1455 miles1265 nmSoutheast SE
La PazFri 1:50 PM2406 km1495 miles1299 nmEast E
GuayaquilFri 12:50 PM2425 km1507 miles1310 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SucreFri 1:50 PM2636 km1638 miles1423 nmEast E
QuitoFri 12:50 PM2692 km1673 miles1453 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Rio BrancoFri 12:50 PM2732 km1698 miles1475 nmEast-northeast ENE
CórdobaFri 2:50 PM2822 km1753 miles1524 nmEast-southeast ESE
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