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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

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Position of the Sun

On Saturday, November 30, 2013 at 17:10:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 21° 45' South, Longitude: 80° 34' 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"963.62 miwest0° 00' 23.6"0.45 misouth963.60 mi
24 hours0° 05' 37.5"6.03 mieast0° 09' 15.9"10.63 misouth12.21 mi

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, November 30, 2013 at 17:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 02' South, Longitude: 112° 15' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.64 meters/second, 1561.1 km/hour, 970.0 miles/hour or 842.9 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' 04.5"969.85 miwest0° 08' 20.5"9.56 misouth969.60 mi
24 hours13° 34' 18.6"910.84 mieast2° 56' 31.0"202.30 misouth926.93 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LimaSat 12:10 PM1136 km706 miles613 nmNorth-northeast NNE
La PazSat 1:10 PM1431 km889 miles773 nmEast-northeast ENE
Santiago *Sat 2:10 PM1621 km1007 miles875 nmSoutheast SE
SucreSat 1:10 PM1625 km1010 miles878 nmEast E
Rio BrancoSat 12:10 PM1885 km1171 miles1018 nmNortheast NE
CórdobaSat 2:10 PM1951 km1212 miles1053 nmSoutheast SE
GuayaquilSat 12:10 PM2162 km1343 miles1167 nmNorth N
Asuncion *Sat 2:10 PM2372 km1474 miles1281 nmEast-southeast ESE
QuitoSat 12:10 PM2390 km1485 miles1291 nmNorth N
Galapagos IslandsSat 11:10 AM2505 km1557 miles1353 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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