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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

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Position of the Sun

On Saturday, November 30, 2013 at 16:40:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 21° 44' South
Longitude: 73° 05' 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"963.64 miwest0° 00' 23.6"0.45 misouth963.62 mi
24 hours0° 05' 37.3"6.02 mieast0° 09' 16.4"10.64 misouth12.22 mi

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, November 30, 2013 at 16:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 13° 58' South
Longitude: 105° 01' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.79 meters/second, 1561.7 km/hour, 970.4 miles/hour or 843.2 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' 07.2"970.19 miwest0° 08' 22.7"9.60 misouth969.94 mi
24 hours13° 33' 16.5"909.96 mieast2° 57' 36.3"203.54 misouth926.34 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with Sun near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
ArequipaSat 11:40 AM611 km380 miles330 nmNorth-northeast NNE
La PazSat 12:40 PM779 km484 miles420 nmNortheast NE
SaltaSat 1:40 PM854 km531 miles461 nmEast-southeast ESE
SucreSat 12:40 PM869 km540 miles469 nmEast-northeast ENE
TucumánSat 1:40 PM976 km607 miles527 nmSoutheast SE
LimaSat 11:40 AM1151 km715 miles622 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MendozaSat 1:40 PM1306 km811 miles705 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Santiago *Sat 1:40 PM1317 km819 miles711 nmSouth S
CórdobaSat 1:40 PM1390 km864 miles751 nmSoutheast SE
Rio BrancoSat 11:40 AM1417 km881 miles765 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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