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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 18:00:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 21° 45' South, Longitude: 93° 04' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.90 meters/second, 1551.2 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"963.58 miwest0° 00' 23.5"0.45 misouth963.56 mi
24 hours0° 05' 37.8"6.03 mieast0° 09' 15.1"10.61 misouth12.20 mi

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, November 30, 2013 at 18:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 09' South, Longitude: 124° 17' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.38 meters/second, 1560.2 km/hour, 969.5 miles/hour or 842.4 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' 00.1"969.27 miwest0° 08' 16.8"9.49 misouth969.02 mi
24 hours13° 36' 01.7"912.30 mieast2° 54' 41.2"200.20 misouth927.91 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Easter Island *Sat 1:00 PM1750 km1088 miles945 nmWest-southwest WSW
LimaSat 1:00 PM2014 km1252 miles1088 nmEast-northeast ENE
Galapagos IslandsSat 12:00 Noon2337 km1452 miles1262 nmNorth N
Santiago *Sat 3:00 PM2554 km1587 miles1379 nmSoutheast SE
GuayaquilSat 1:00 PM2589 km1609 miles1398 nmNortheast NE
La PazSat 2:00 PM2684 km1668 miles1449 nmEast E
QuitoSat 1:00 PM2858 km1776 miles1543 nmNortheast NE
SucreSat 2:00 PM2914 km1811 miles1574 nmEast E
Rio BrancoSat 1:00 PM2995 km1861 miles1617 nmEast-northeast ENE
CórdobaSat 3:00 PM3061 km1902 miles1653 nmEast-southeast ESE
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