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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 7:30:00 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 19:30:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 21° 46' South, Longitude: 115° 17' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.87 meters/second, 1551.1 km/hour, 963.8 miles/hour or 837.5 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"963.45 miWest0° 00' 23.5"0.45 miSouth963.43 mi
24 hours0° 05' 38.4"6.04 miEast0° 09' 13.5"10.58 miSouth12.18 mi

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, November 30, 2013 at 19:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 22' South, Longitude: 145° 42' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.93 meters/second, 1558.5 km/hour, 968.4 miles/hour or 841.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.8"16.14 miWest0° 00' 08.2"0.16 miSouth16.14 mi
1 hour14° 26' 52.2"968.18 miWest0° 08' 09.9"9.36 miSouth967.93 mi
24 hours13° 39' 04.1"914.81 miEast2° 51' 22.9"196.40 miSouth929.57 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 2:30 PM844 km524 miles456 nmSoutheast SE
AdamstownSat 11:30 AM1557 km968 miles841 nmWest-southwest WSW
Galapagos IslandsSat 1:30 PM3617 km2248 miles1953 nmNortheast NE
PapeeteSat 9:30 AM3618 km2248 miles1954 nmWest W
LimaSat 2:30 PM4202 km2611 miles2269 nmEast E
Santiago *Sat 4:30 PM4555 km2830 miles2460 nmEast-southeast ESE
RarotongaSat 9:30 AM4594 km2855 miles2481 nmWest W
QuitoSat 2:30 PM4647 km2888 miles2509 nmEast-northeast ENE
GuatemalaSat 1:30 PM4847 km3012 miles2617 nmNortheast NE
San SalvadorSat 1:30 PM4848 km3012 miles2618 nmNortheast NE

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