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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 = Saturday, November 30, 2013 at 4:30:00 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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= Nautical Twilight

= Astronomical Twilight

= Night, no twilight (darkest shade)

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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 Latitude: 21° 44' South, Longitude: 70° 18' 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"963.58 miWest0° 00' 23.6"0.45 miSouth963.56 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 Latitude: 13° 57' South, Longitude: 102° 21' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.85 meters/second, 1561.9 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"16.17 miWest0° 00' 08.4"0.16 miSouth16.17 mi
1 hour14° 27' 08.1"970.25 miWest0° 08' 23.6"9.62 miSouth970.00 mi
24 hours13° 32' 53.4"909.57 miEast2° 58' 00.3"203.98 miSouth926.05 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 PM170 km105 miles92 nmNorth N
Antofagasta *Sat 1:30 PM211 km131 miles114 nmSouth S
SaltaSat 1:30 PM603 km375 miles326 nmSoutheast SE
SucreSat 12:30 PM605 km376 miles327 nmEast-northeast ENE
ArequipaSat 11:30 AM605 km376 miles327 nmNorth-northwest NNW
La PazSat 12:30 PM623 km387 miles336 nmNorth-northeast NNE
TucumánSat 1:30 PM764 km474 miles412 nmSoutheast SE
Machu Picchu PuebloSat 11:30 AM979 km608 miles529 nmNorth-northwest NNW
CórdobaSat 1:30 PM1232 km766 miles665 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MendozaSat 1:30 PM1244 km773 miles672 nmSouth S

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