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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 6:00:00 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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= Nautical Twilight

= Astronomical Twilight

= Night, no twilight (darkest shade)

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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: 92° 47' 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"16.06 miWest0° 00' 00.4"0.01 miSouth16.06 mi
1 hour14° 59' 46.0"963.52 miWest0° 00' 23.5"0.45 miSouth963.50 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° 01' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.39 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' 00.2"969.22 miWest0° 08' 16.9"9.49 miSouth968.97 mi
24 hours13° 35' 59.3"912.20 miEast2° 54' 43.8"200.23 miSouth927.82 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 PM1777 km1104 miles959 nmWest-southwest WSW
LimaSat 1:00 PM1989 km1236 miles1074 nmEast-northeast ENE
Galapagos IslandsSat 12:00 Noon2332 km1449 miles1259 nmNorth N
Santiago *Sat 3:00 PM2532 km1574 miles1367 nmSoutheast SE
GuayaquilSat 1:00 PM2573 km1599 miles1389 nmNortheast NE
La PazSat 2:00 PM2655 km1650 miles1434 nmEast E
QuitoSat 1:00 PM2842 km1766 miles1534 nmNortheast NE
SucreSat 2:00 PM2885 km1793 miles1558 nmEast E
Rio BrancoSat 1:00 PM2968 km1844 miles1603 nmEast-northeast ENE
CórdobaSat 3:00 PM3033 km1885 miles1638 nmEast-southeast ESE

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