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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 areas 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 4:50:00 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).

= Civil Twilight (lightest shade)

= Nautical Twilight

= Astronomical Twilight

= Night, no twilight (darkest shade)

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Position of the Sun

On Saturday, November 30, 2013 at 16:50:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 21° 44' South, Longitude: 75° 18' West

The ground speed is currently 430.92 meters/second, 1551.3 kilometres/hour, 963.9 miles/hour or 837.6 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Sun 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"963.57 miWest0° 00' 23.6"0.45 miSouth963.55 mi
24 hours0° 05' 37.3"6.02 miEast0° 09' 16.2"10.63 miSouth12.22 mi

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, November 30, 2013 at 16:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 60' South, Longitude: 107° 10' West

The ground speed is currently 433.75 meters/second, 1561.5 kilometres/hour, 970.3 miles/hour or 843.1 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon 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' 06.5"970.02 miWest0° 08' 22.0"9.59 miSouth969.77 mi
24 hours13° 33' 34.8"910.16 miEast2° 57' 17.0"203.16 miSouth926.45 mi

Locations With the Sun Near Its Zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with Sun near zenith position in the sky.

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LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Antofagasta *Sat 1:50 PM546 km339 miles295 nmEast-southeast ESE
ArequipaSat 11:50 AM711 km442 miles384 nmNortheast NE
La PazSat 12:50 PM951 km591 miles513 nmNortheast NE
Machu Picchu PuebloSat 11:50 AM995 km618 miles537 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LimaSat 11:50 AM1088 km676 miles587 nmNorth N
SucreSat 12:50 PM1089 km677 miles588 nmEast-northeast ENE
Santiago *Sat 1:50 PM1374 km854 miles742 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MendozaSat 1:50 PM1390 km864 miles750 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Rio BrancoSat 11:50 AM1527 km949 miles825 nmNorth-northeast NNE
CórdobaSat 1:50 PM1539 km956 miles831 nmSoutheast SE

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