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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 17:30:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 21° 45' South, Longitude: 85° 34' 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"963.61 miwest0° 00' 23.5"0.45 misouth963.58 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: 117° 04' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.54 meters/second, 1560.7 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' 02.8"969.62 miwest0° 08' 19.1"9.53 misouth969.37 mi
24 hours13° 34' 59.9"911.43 mieast2° 55' 47.3"201.46 misouth927.32 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 PM1405 km873 miles759 nmNortheast NE
La PazSat 1:30 PM1923 km1195 miles1038 nmEast-northeast ENE
Santiago *Sat 2:30 PM1956 km1216 miles1056 nmSoutheast SE
SucreSat 1:30 PM2140 km1329 miles1155 nmEast E
GuayaquilSat 12:30 PM2246 km1396 miles1213 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Rio BrancoSat 12:30 PM2301 km1430 miles1242 nmEast-northeast ENE
Galapagos IslandsSat 11:30 AM2347 km1458 miles1267 nmNorth N
CórdobaSat 2:30 PM2380 km1479 miles1285 nmEast-southeast ESE
Easter Island *Sat 12:30 PM2477 km1539 miles1338 nmWest-southwest WSW
QuitoSat 12:30 PM2501 km1554 miles1350 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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