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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 17:50:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 21° 45' South, Longitude: 90° 34' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.90 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"963.59 miwest0° 00' 23.5"0.45 misouth963.57 mi
24 hours0° 05' 37.7"6.03 mieast0° 09' 15.2"10.61 misouth12.20 mi

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, November 30, 2013 at 17:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 08' South, Longitude: 121° 53' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.44 meters/second, 1560.4 km/hour, 969.6 miles/hour or 842.5 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' 01.0"969.39 miwest0° 08' 17.5"9.50 misouth969.14 mi
24 hours13° 35' 41.0"912.01 mieast2° 55' 03.3"200.62 misouth927.71 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LimaSat 12:50 PM1795 km1115 miles969 nmNortheast NE
Easter Island *Sat 12:50 PM1990 km1237 miles1075 nmWest-southwest WSW
Galapagos IslandsSat 11:50 AM2309 km1435 miles1247 nmNorth N
Santiago *Sat 2:50 PM2346 km1458 miles1267 nmSoutheast SE
La PazSat 1:50 PM2429 km1509 miles1311 nmEast E
GuayaquilSat 12:50 PM2450 km1523 miles1323 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SucreSat 1:50 PM2656 km1650 miles1434 nmEast E
QuitoSat 12:50 PM2717 km1688 miles1467 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Rio BrancoSat 12:50 PM2757 km1713 miles1489 nmEast-northeast ENE
CórdobaSat 2:50 PM2831 km1759 miles1528 nmEast-southeast ESE
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