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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 7:40:00 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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= Night, no twilight (darkest shade)

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Position of the Sun

On Friday, November 29, 2013 at 19:40:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 21° 36' South, Longitude: 117° 53' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.35 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"964.53 miWest0° 00' 24.5"0.47 miSouth964.50 mi
24 hours0° 05' 28.6"5.87 miEast0° 09' 38.3"11.05 miSouth12.51 mi

Position of the Moon

On Friday, November 29, 2013 at 19:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 47' South, Longitude: 160° 55' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.02 meters/second, 1584.1 km/hour, 984.3 miles/hour or 855.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.9"16.40 miWest0° 00' 09.7"0.18 miSouth16.40 mi
1 hour14° 28' 56.9"984.09 miWest0° 09' 38.9"11.05 miSouth983.89 mi
24 hours12° 49' 02.3"870.96 miEast3° 35' 53.2"247.34 miSouth899.83 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 2:40 PM1058 km657 miles571 nmSoutheast SE
AdamstownFri 11:40 AM1307 km812 miles706 nmWest-southwest WSW
PapeeteFri 9:40 AM3350 km2082 miles1809 nmWest W
Galapagos IslandsFri 1:40 PM3828 km2379 miles2067 nmEast-northeast ENE
RarotongaFri 9:40 AM4331 km2691 miles2339 nmWest W
LimaFri 2:40 PM4465 km2774 miles2411 nmEast E
Santiago *Fri 4:40 PM4802 km2984 miles2593 nmEast-southeast ESE
QuitoFri 2:40 PM4883 km3034 miles2637 nmEast-northeast ENE
Mexico CityFri 1:40 PM4976 km3092 miles2687 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuatemalaFri 1:40 PM4996 km3104 miles2698 nmNortheast NE

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