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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: 103° 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"963.55 miwest0° 00' 23.5"0.45 misouth963.53 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° 55' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.18 meters/second, 1559.4 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' 56.5"968.81 miwest0° 08' 13.7"9.43 misouth968.56 mi
24 hours13° 37' 23.9"913.46 mieast2° 53' 12.5"198.51 misouth928.68 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 PM867 km539 miles468 nmSouthwest SW
Galapagos IslandsSat 12:40 PM2731 km1697 miles1474 nmNortheast NE
AdamstownSat 10:40 AM2783 km1729 miles1503 nmWest-southwest WSW
LimaSat 1:40 PM2968 km1844 miles1603 nmEast-northeast ENE
Santiago *Sat 3:40 PM3433 km2133 miles1853 nmEast-southeast ESE
QuitoSat 1:40 PM3575 km2221 miles1930 nmNortheast NE
La PazSat 2:40 PM3713 km2307 miles2005 nmEast E
SucreSat 2:40 PM3948 km2453 miles2132 nmEast E
Rio BrancoSat 1:40 PM3982 km2474 miles2150 nmEast-northeast ENE
CórdobaSat 3:40 PM3998 km2484 miles2159 nmEast-southeast ESE
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