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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 4:40:00 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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Position of the Sun

On Saturday, November 30, 2013 at 16:40:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 21° 44' South, Longitude: 72° 48' 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' 16.4"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 Latitude: 13° 58' South, Longitude: 104° 45' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.80 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' 07.3"970.14 miWest0° 08' 22.9"9.60 miSouth969.89 mi
24 hours13° 33' 14.2"909.86 miEast2° 57' 38.7"203.57 miSouth926.25 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 AM606 km376 miles327 nmNorth-northeast NNE
La PazSat 12:40 PM759 km472 miles410 nmNortheast NE
SaltaSat 1:40 PM828 km514 miles447 nmEast-southeast ESE
SucreSat 12:40 PM841 km523 miles454 nmEast-northeast ENE
Machu Picchu PuebloSat 11:40 AM951 km591 miles513 nmNorth N
TucumánSat 1:40 PM953 km592 miles515 nmSoutheast SE
LimaSat 11:40 AM1163 km722 miles628 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MendozaSat 1:40 PM1296 km805 miles700 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Santiago *Sat 1:40 PM1313 km816 miles709 nmSouth S
CórdobaSat 1:40 PM1372 km852 miles741 nmSoutheast SE

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