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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° 18' 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 misouth963.53 mi
24 hours0° 05' 37.5"6.03 mieast0° 09' 16.0"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: 111° 59' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.65 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' 04.6"969.79 miwest0° 08' 20.5"9.56 misouth969.54 mi
24 hours13° 34' 16.2"910.75 mieast2° 56' 33.4"202.33 misouth926.84 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 PM1127 km700 miles608 nmNorth-northeast NNE
La PazSat 1:10 PM1404 km873 miles758 nmEast-northeast ENE
SucreSat 1:10 PM1597 km992 miles862 nmEast E
Santiago *Sat 2:10 PM1605 km997 miles867 nmSoutheast SE
Rio BrancoSat 12:10 PM1863 km1158 miles1006 nmNortheast NE
CórdobaSat 2:10 PM1928 km1198 miles1041 nmSoutheast SE
GuayaquilSat 12:10 PM2161 km1343 miles1167 nmNorth N
Asuncion *Sat 2:10 PM2344 km1456 miles1266 nmEast-southeast ESE
QuitoSat 12:10 PM2388 km1484 miles1289 nmNorth N
Galapagos IslandsSat 11:10 AM2517 km1564 miles1359 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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