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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 5:30:00 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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= Astronomical Twilight

= Night, no twilight (darkest shade)

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Position of the Sun

On Saturday, November 30, 2013 at 17:30:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 21° 45' South, Longitude: 85° 18' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.91 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"963.54 miWest0° 00' 23.6"0.45 miSouth963.52 mi
24 hours0° 05' 37.6"6.03 miEast0° 09' 15.5"10.62 miSouth12.21 mi

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, November 30, 2013 at 17:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 05' South, Longitude: 116° 48' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.54 meters/second, 1560.8 km/hour, 969.8 miles/hour or 842.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.0"16.16 miWest0° 00' 08.4"0.16 miSouth16.16 mi
1 hour14° 27' 02.9"969.56 miWest0° 08' 19.1"9.53 miSouth969.31 mi
24 hours13° 34' 57.5"911.33 miEast2° 55' 49.7"201.49 miSouth927.23 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LimaSat 12:30 PM1386 km861 miles748 nmNortheast NE
La PazSat 1:30 PM1895 km1178 miles1023 nmEast-northeast ENE
Santiago *Sat 2:30 PM1937 km1204 miles1046 nmSoutheast SE
SucreSat 1:30 PM2111 km1312 miles1140 nmEast E
GuayaquilSat 12:30 PM2239 km1391 miles1209 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Rio BrancoSat 12:30 PM2276 km1414 miles1229 nmEast-northeast ENE
Galapagos IslandsSat 11:30 AM2353 km1462 miles1271 nmNorth-northwest NNW
CórdobaSat 2:30 PM2354 km1463 miles1271 nmEast-southeast ESE
QuitoSat 12:30 PM2493 km1549 miles1346 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Easter Island *Sat 12:30 PM2505 km1556 miles1352 nmWest-southwest WSW

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