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Day and Night World Map

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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

See where the moon is over the horizon

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Position of the Sun

On Saturday, November 30, 2013 at 16:30:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 21° 44' South
Longitude: 70° 35' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.93 meters/second, 1551.3 km/hour, 964.0 miles/hour or 837.7 knots.The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 59.7"16.07 miwest0° 00' 00.4"0.01 misouth16.07 mi
1 hour14° 59' 46.0"963.65 miwest0° 00' 23.6"0.45 misouth963.63 mi
24 hours0° 05' 37.1"6.02 mieast0° 09' 16.6"10.64 misouth12.22 mi

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, November 30, 2013 at 16:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 13° 57' South
Longitude: 102° 37' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.85 meters/second, 1561.8 km/hour, 970.5 miles/hour or 843.3 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.2"16.18 miwest0° 00' 08.4"0.16 misouth16.18 mi
1 hour14° 27' 08.0"970.31 miwest0° 08' 23.4"9.62 misouth970.06 mi
24 hours13° 32' 55.7"909.67 mieast2° 57' 57.8"203.95 misouth926.14 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with Sun near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Iquique *Sat 1:30 PM174 km108 miles94 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Antofagasta *Sat 1:30 PM210 km131 miles114 nmSouth S
ArequipaSat 11:30 AM598 km371 miles323 nmNorth N
SaltaSat 1:30 PM628 km390 miles339 nmEast-southeast ESE
SucreSat 12:30 PM630 km392 miles340 nmEast-northeast ENE
La PazSat 12:30 PM634 km394 miles342 nmNorth-northeast NNE
TucumánSat 1:30 PM783 km486 miles423 nmSoutheast SE
CórdobaSat 1:30 PM1247 km775 miles673 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MendozaSat 1:30 PM1249 km776 miles674 nmSouth S
LimaSat 11:30 AM1273 km791 miles687 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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