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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 5:00:00 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 17:00:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 21° 45' South, Longitude: 77° 48' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.92 meters/second, 1551.3 km/hour, 963.9 miles/hour or 837.6 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"963.56 miWest0° 00' 23.6"0.45 miSouth963.54 mi
24 hours0° 05' 37.4"6.02 miEast0° 09' 16.1"10.63 miSouth12.22 mi

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, November 30, 2013 at 17:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 01' South, Longitude: 109° 34' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.70 meters/second, 1561.3 km/hour, 970.2 miles/hour or 843.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.0"16.17 miWest0° 00' 08.4"0.16 miSouth16.17 mi
1 hour14° 27' 05.6"969.91 miWest0° 08' 21.4"9.58 miSouth969.66 mi
24 hours13° 33' 55.6"910.45 miEast2° 56' 55.3"202.74 miSouth926.64 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LimaSat 12:00 Noon1075 km668 miles580 nmNorth N
La PazSat 1:00 PM1170 km727 miles632 nmEast-northeast ENE
SucreSat 1:00 PM1342 km834 miles724 nmEast E
Santiago *Sat 2:00 PM1474 km916 miles796 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Rio BrancoSat 12:00 Noon1683 km1046 miles909 nmNortheast NE
CórdobaSat 2:00 PM1726 km1072 miles932 nmSoutheast SE
Asuncion *Sat 2:00 PM2093 km1301 miles1130 nmEast-southeast ESE
GuayaquilSat 12:00 Noon2173 km1350 miles1173 nmNorth N
Buenos AiresSat 2:00 PM2373 km1475 miles1281 nmSoutheast SE
QuitoSat 12:00 Noon2382 km1480 miles1286 nmNorth N

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