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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 18:40:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 21° 45' South, Longitude: 102° 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"963.49 miwest0° 00' 23.5"0.45 misouth963.47 mi
24 hours0° 05' 38.0"6.04 mieast0° 09' 14.4"10.60 misouth12.19 mi

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, November 30, 2013 at 18:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 15' South, Longitude: 133° 39' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.19 meters/second, 1559.5 km/hour, 969.0 miles/hour or 842.0 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' 56.7"968.76 miwest0° 08' 13.7"9.43 misouth968.51 mi
24 hours13° 37' 21.7"913.37 mieast2° 53' 15.0"198.54 misouth928.60 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 1:40 PM888 km552 miles479 nmSouthwest SW
Galapagos IslandsSat 12:40 PM2715 km1687 miles1466 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AdamstownSat 10:40 AM2811 km1747 miles1518 nmWest-southwest WSW
LimaSat 1:40 PM2940 km1827 miles1588 nmEast-northeast ENE
Santiago *Sat 3:40 PM3407 km2117 miles1840 nmEast-southeast ESE
QuitoSat 1:40 PM3552 km2207 miles1918 nmNortheast NE
La PazSat 2:40 PM3684 km2289 miles1989 nmEast E
SucreSat 2:40 PM3919 km2435 miles2116 nmEast E
Rio BrancoSat 1:40 PM3954 km2457 miles2135 nmEast-northeast ENE
CórdobaSat 3:40 PM3971 km2468 miles2144 nmEast-southeast ESE
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