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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 18:30:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 21° 45' South, Longitude: 100° 17' 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 misouth963.47 mi
24 hours0° 05' 37.9"6.03 mieast0° 09' 14.6"10.60 misouth12.19 mi

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, November 30, 2013 at 18:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 13' South, Longitude: 131° 15' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.24 meters/second, 1559.7 km/hour, 969.1 miles/hour or 842.1 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' 57.6"968.87 miwest0° 08' 14.6"9.44 misouth968.62 mi
24 hours13° 37' 01.0"913.08 mieast2° 53' 37.2"198.97 misouth928.40 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 1:30 PM1090 km678 miles589 nmSouthwest SW
Galapagos IslandsSat 12:30 PM2582 km1604 miles1394 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LimaSat 1:30 PM2695 km1675 miles1455 nmEast-northeast ENE
AdamstownSat 10:30 AM3063 km1903 miles1654 nmWest-southwest WSW
Santiago *Sat 3:30 PM3183 km1978 miles1719 nmEast-southeast ESE
QuitoSat 1:30 PM3356 km2085 miles1812 nmNortheast NE
La PazSat 2:30 PM3426 km2129 miles1850 nmEast E
SucreSat 2:30 PM3661 km2275 miles1977 nmEast E
Rio BrancoSat 1:30 PM3703 km2301 miles2000 nmEast-northeast ENE
CórdobaSat 3:30 PM3735 km2321 miles2017 nmEast-southeast ESE
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