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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

UTC time = Saturday, November 30, 2013 at 6:50:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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= Nautical Twilight

= Astronomical Twilight

= Night, no twilight (darkest shade)

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Position of the Sun

On Saturday, November 30, 2013 at 18:50:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 21° 45' South, Longitude: 105° 17' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.88 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"963.48 miWest0° 00' 23.5"0.45 miSouth963.46 mi
24 hours0° 05' 38.0"6.04 miEast0° 09' 14.2"10.59 miSouth12.19 mi

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, November 30, 2013 at 18:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 16' South, Longitude: 136° 04' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.13 meters/second, 1559.3 km/hour, 968.9 miles/hour or 841.9 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' 55.7"968.64 miWest0° 08' 13.0"9.42 miSouth968.39 mi
24 hours13° 37' 42.1"913.66 miEast2° 52' 52.6"198.11 miSouth928.79 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 1:50 PM719 km447 miles388 nmSouthwest SW
AdamstownSat 10:50 AM2559 km1590 miles1382 nmWest-southwest WSW
Galapagos IslandsSat 12:50 PM2867 km1781 miles1548 nmNortheast NE
LimaSat 1:50 PM3189 km1981 miles1722 nmEast-northeast ENE
Santiago *Sat 3:50 PM3636 km2259 miles1963 nmEast-southeast ESE
QuitoSat 1:50 PM3758 km2335 miles2029 nmNortheast NE
La PazSat 2:50 PM3943 km2450 miles2129 nmEast E
SucreSat 2:50 PM4177 km2596 miles2256 nmEast E
San JoseSat 12:50 PM4202 km2611 miles2269 nmNortheast NE
Rio BrancoSat 1:50 PM4205 km2613 miles2271 nmEast-northeast ENE

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