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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

UTC time = Friday, November 29, 2013 at 6:40:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Position of the Sun

On Friday, November 29, 2013 at 18:40:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 21° 36' South, Longitude: 102° 53' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.37 meters/second, 1552.9 km/hour, 964.9 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"964.57 miWest0° 00' 24.5"0.47 miSouth964.55 mi
24 hours0° 05' 28.1"5.87 miEast0° 09' 39.3"11.07 miSouth12.53 mi

Position of the Moon

On Friday, November 29, 2013 at 18:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 37' South, Longitude: 146° 26' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.29 meters/second, 1585.1 km/hour, 984.9 miles/hour or 855.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.0"16.41 miWest0° 00' 09.7"0.19 miSouth16.42 mi
1 hour14° 29' 01.8"984.71 miWest0° 09' 41.7"11.11 miSouth984.51 mi
24 hours12° 46' 57.1"869.06 miEast3° 37' 21.1"249.01 miSouth898.52 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 1:40 PM893 km555 miles482 nmSouthwest SW
Galapagos IslandsFri 12:40 PM2705 km1681 miles1461 nmNortheast NE
AdamstownFri 10:40 AM2806 km1743 miles1515 nmWest-southwest WSW
LimaFri 1:40 PM2944 km1829 miles1590 nmEast-northeast ENE
Santiago *Fri 3:40 PM3424 km2128 miles1849 nmEast-southeast ESE
QuitoFri 1:40 PM3548 km2205 miles1916 nmNortheast NE
La PazFri 2:40 PM3693 km2295 miles1994 nmEast E
SucreFri 2:40 PM3930 km2442 miles2122 nmEast E
Rio BrancoFri 1:40 PM3959 km2460 miles2137 nmEast-northeast ENE
CórdobaFri 3:40 PM3987 km2477 miles2153 nmEast-southeast ESE

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