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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° 40' 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"964.68 miwest0° 00' 24.6"0.47 misouth964.65 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° 30' South, Longitude: 134° 38' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.51 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' 05.8"985.27 miwest0° 09' 43.9"11.15 misouth985.08 mi
24 hours12° 45' 15.4"867.57 mieast3° 38' 31.3"250.37 misouth897.50 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 PM1793 km1114 miles968 nmNortheast NE
Easter Island *Fri 12:50 PM1988 km1235 miles1073 nmWest-southwest WSW
Galapagos IslandsFri 11:50 AM2291 km1424 miles1237 nmNorth N
Santiago *Fri 2:50 PM2365 km1469 miles1277 nmSoutheast SE
La PazFri 1:50 PM2435 km1513 miles1315 nmEast E
GuayaquilFri 12:50 PM2440 km1516 miles1317 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SucreFri 1:50 PM2665 km1656 miles1439 nmEast E
QuitoFri 12:50 PM2706 km1682 miles1461 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Rio BrancoFri 12:50 PM2758 km1714 miles1489 nmEast-northeast ENE
CórdobaFri 2:50 PM2847 km1769 miles1537 nmEast-southeast ESE
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