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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 5:40:00 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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= Night, no twilight (darkest shade)

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Position of the Sun

On Saturday, November 30, 2013 at 17:40:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 21° 45' South, Longitude: 87° 48' 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"963.53 miWest0° 00' 23.5"0.45 miSouth963.51 mi
24 hours0° 05' 37.7"6.03 miEast0° 09' 15.4"10.62 miSouth12.21 mi

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, November 30, 2013 at 17:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 06' South, Longitude: 119° 12' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.49 meters/second, 1560.6 km/hour, 969.7 miles/hour or 842.6 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' 08.2"0.16 miSouth16.16 mi
1 hour14° 27' 01.9"969.45 miWest0° 08' 18.4"9.52 miSouth969.20 mi
24 hours13° 35' 18.2"911.62 miEast2° 55' 27.7"201.07 miSouth927.43 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LimaSat 12:40 PM1568 km974 miles847 nmNortheast NE
Santiago *Sat 2:40 PM2124 km1320 miles1147 nmSoutheast SE
La PazSat 1:40 PM2146 km1334 miles1159 nmEast-northeast ENE
Easter Island *Sat 12:40 PM2260 km1404 miles1220 nmWest-southwest WSW
Galapagos IslandsSat 11:40 AM2315 km1438 miles1250 nmNorth N
GuayaquilSat 12:40 PM2324 km1444 miles1255 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SucreSat 1:40 PM2369 km1472 miles1279 nmEast E
Rio BrancoSat 12:40 PM2500 km1553 miles1350 nmEast-northeast ENE
CórdobaSat 2:40 PM2578 km1602 miles1392 nmEast-southeast ESE
QuitoSat 12:40 PM2585 km1606 miles1396 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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