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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 18:20:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 21° 45' South, Longitude: 97° 47' 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"16.06 miwest0° 00' 00.4"0.01 misouth16.06 mi
1 hour14° 59' 46.0"963.50 miwest0° 00' 23.5"0.45 misouth963.48 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 Latitude: 14° 12' South, Longitude: 128° 50' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.29 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' 58.4"968.99 miwest0° 08' 15.3"9.46 misouth968.74 mi
24 hours13° 36' 40.5"912.79 mieast2° 53' 59.4"199.39 misouth928.21 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 PM1310 km814 miles708 nmWest-southwest WSW
LimaSat 1:20 PM2454 km1525 miles1325 nmEast-northeast ENE
Galapagos IslandsSat 12:20 PM2472 km1536 miles1335 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Santiago *Sat 3:20 PM2962 km1840 miles1599 nmEast-southeast ESE
La PazSat 2:20 PM3169 km1969 miles1711 nmEast E
QuitoSat 1:20 PM3170 km1970 miles1712 nmNortheast NE
AdamstownSat 10:20 AM3315 km2060 miles1790 nmWest-southwest WSW
SucreSat 2:20 PM3402 km2114 miles1837 nmEast E
Rio BrancoSat 1:20 PM3455 km2147 miles1866 nmEast-northeast ENE
CórdobaSat 3:20 PM3500 km2175 miles1890 nmEast-southeast ESE
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