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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 18:00:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 21° 35' South, Longitude: 93° 10' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.38 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"964.67 miwest0° 00' 24.6"0.47 misouth964.65 mi
24 hours0° 05' 27.9"5.86 mieast0° 09' 40.0"11.09 misouth12.54 mi

Position of the Moon

On Friday, November 29, 2013 at 18:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 31' South, Longitude: 137° 03' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.47 meters/second, 1585.7 km/hour, 985.3 miles/hour or 856.2 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' 05.1"985.17 miwest0° 09' 43.5"11.14 misouth984.98 mi
24 hours12° 45' 36.1"867.89 mieast3° 38' 17.1"250.10 misouth897.72 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Easter Island *Fri 1:00 PM1749 km1087 miles944 nmWest-southwest WSW
LimaFri 1:00 PM2014 km1251 miles1087 nmEast-northeast ENE
Galapagos IslandsFri 12:00 Noon2321 km1442 miles1253 nmNorth N
Santiago *Fri 3:00 PM2572 km1598 miles1389 nmSoutheast SE
GuayaquilFri 1:00 PM2580 km1603 miles1393 nmNortheast NE
La PazFri 2:00 PM2691 km1672 miles1453 nmEast E
QuitoFri 1:00 PM2849 km1770 miles1538 nmNortheast NE
SucreFri 2:00 PM2924 km1817 miles1579 nmEast E
Rio BrancoFri 1:00 PM2997 km1862 miles1618 nmEast-northeast ENE
CórdobaFri 3:00 PM3077 km1912 miles1661 nmEast-southeast ESE
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