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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 19:00:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 21° 45' South, Longitude: 108° 04' 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"963.54 miwest0° 00' 23.5"0.45 misouth963.52 mi
24 hours0° 05' 38.2"6.04 mieast0° 09' 13.9"10.59 misouth12.19 mi

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, November 30, 2013 at 19:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 18' South, Longitude: 138° 44' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.08 meters/second, 1559.1 km/hour, 968.8 miles/hour or 841.8 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' 54.8"968.58 miwest0° 08' 12.1"9.40 misouth968.33 mi
24 hours13° 38' 05.0"914.04 mieast2° 52' 27.9"197.65 misouth929.07 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 2:00 PM604 km375 miles326 nmSouth-southwest SSW
AdamstownSat 11:00 AM2279 km1416 miles1231 nmWest-southwest WSW
Galapagos IslandsSat 1:00 PM3055 km1899 miles1650 nmNortheast NE
LimaSat 2:00 PM3468 km2155 miles1872 nmEast-northeast ENE
Santiago *Sat 4:00 PM3888 km2416 miles2099 nmEast-southeast ESE
QuitoSat 2:00 PM3996 km2483 miles2157 nmEast-northeast ENE
La PazSat 3:00 PM4230 km2628 miles2284 nmEast E
PapeeteSat 9:00 AM4365 km2712 miles2357 nmWest W
San JoseSat 1:00 PM4376 km2719 miles2363 nmNortheast NE
San SalvadorSat 1:00 PM4430 km2753 miles2392 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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