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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 18:50:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 21° 36' South, Longitude: 105° 39' 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"964.63 miwest0° 00' 24.5"0.47 misouth964.61 mi
24 hours0° 05' 28.1"5.87 mieast0° 09' 39.1"11.07 misouth12.53 mi

Position of the Moon

On Friday, November 29, 2013 at 18:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 39' South, Longitude: 149° 07' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.24 meters/second, 1584.9 km/hour, 984.8 miles/hour or 855.8 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 misouth16.41 mi
1 hour14° 29' 00.9"984.66 miwest0° 09' 41.2"11.10 misouth984.46 mi
24 hours12° 47' 20.2"869.47 mieast3° 37' 04.9"248.72 misouth898.82 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 1:50 PM713 km443 miles385 nmSouth-southwest SSW
AdamstownFri 10:50 AM2526 km1569 miles1364 nmWest-southwest WSW
Galapagos IslandsFri 12:50 PM2877 km1788 miles1553 nmNortheast NE
LimaFri 1:50 PM3221 km2002 miles1739 nmEast-northeast ENE
Santiago *Fri 3:50 PM3676 km2284 miles1985 nmEast-southeast ESE
QuitoFri 1:50 PM3779 km2348 miles2040 nmNortheast NE
La PazFri 2:50 PM3981 km2473 miles2149 nmEast E
San JoseFri 12:50 PM4210 km2616 miles2273 nmNortheast NE
SucreFri 2:50 PM4217 km2620 miles2277 nmEast E
Rio BrancoFri 1:50 PM4240 km2634 miles2289 nmEast-northeast ENE
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