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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 18:50:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 21° 45' South, Longitude: 105° 34' 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"16.07 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' 14.2"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° 20' 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' 55.6"968.70 miwest0° 08' 12.8"9.41 misouth968.45 mi
24 hours13° 37' 44.4"913.75 mieast2° 52' 50.1"198.08 misouth928.88 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 PM703 km437 miles380 nmSouth-southwest SSW
AdamstownSat 10:50 AM2531 km1573 miles1367 nmWest-southwest WSW
Galapagos IslandsSat 12:50 PM2885 km1793 miles1558 nmNortheast NE
LimaSat 1:50 PM3217 km1999 miles1737 nmEast-northeast ENE
Santiago *Sat 3:50 PM3659 km2274 miles1976 nmEast-southeast ESE
QuitoSat 1:50 PM3781 km2350 miles2042 nmNortheast NE
La PazSat 2:50 PM3972 km2468 miles2145 nmEast E
SucreSat 2:50 PM4206 km2614 miles2271 nmEast E
San JoseSat 12:50 PM4218 km2621 miles2278 nmNortheast NE
Rio BrancoSat 1:50 PM4234 km2631 miles2286 nmEast-northeast ENE
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