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Day and Night World Map

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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 18:20:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 21° 45' South
Longitude: 98° 04' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.89 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"963.57 miwest0° 00' 23.5"0.45 misouth963.55 mi
24 hours0° 05' 37.9"6.03 mieast0° 09' 14.6"10.60 misouth12.20 mi

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, November 30, 2013 at 18:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 14° 12' South
Longitude: 129° 06' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.28 meters/second, 1559.8 km/hour, 969.2 miles/hour or 842.2 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.0"16.15 miwest0° 00' 08.2"0.16 misouth16.15 mi
1 hour14° 26' 58.3"969.04 miwest0° 08' 15.1"9.46 misouth968.79 mi
24 hours13° 36' 42.9"912.88 mieast2° 53' 57.0"199.36 misouth928.30 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 1:20 PM1285 km799 miles694 nmWest-southwest WSW
LimaSat 1:20 PM2480 km1541 miles1339 nmEast-northeast ENE
Galapagos IslandsSat 12:20 PM2483 km1543 miles1341 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Santiago *Sat 3:20 PM2986 km1856 miles1612 nmEast-southeast ESE
QuitoSat 1:20 PM3190 km1982 miles1723 nmNortheast NE
La PazSat 2:20 PM3197 km1987 miles1727 nmEast E
AdamstownSat 10:20 AM3287 km2043 miles1775 nmWest-southwest WSW
SucreSat 2:20 PM3431 km2132 miles1853 nmEast E
Rio BrancoSat 1:20 PM3483 km2164 miles1881 nmEast-northeast ENE
CórdobaSat 3:20 PM3527 km2191 miles1904 nmEast-southeast ESE
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