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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 7:50:00 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 19:50:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 21° 46' South, Longitude: 120° 17' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.86 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"963.44 miWest0° 00' 23.5"0.45 miSouth963.42 mi
24 hours0° 05' 38.5"6.04 miEast0° 09' 13.2"10.57 miSouth12.18 mi

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, November 30, 2013 at 19:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 24' South, Longitude: 150° 31' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.83 meters/second, 1558.2 km/hour, 968.2 miles/hour or 841.3 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' 50.4"967.95 miWest0° 08' 08.3"9.33 miSouth967.70 mi
24 hours13° 39' 44.9"915.38 miEast2° 50' 37.6"195.54 miSouth929.95 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with Sun near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AdamstownSat 11:50 AM1068 km663 miles577 nmWest-southwest WSW
Easter Island *Sat 2:50 PM1256 km781 miles678 nmEast-southeast ESE
PapeeteSat 9:50 AM3101 km1927 miles1675 nmWest W
Galapagos IslandsSat 1:50 PM4049 km2516 miles2186 nmEast-northeast ENE
RarotongaSat 9:50 AM4081 km2536 miles2204 nmWest W
LimaSat 2:50 PM4715 km2929 miles2546 nmEast E
KiritimatiSun 9:50 AM4802 km2984 miles2593 nmWest-northwest WNW
Santiago *Sat 4:50 PM5019 km3119 miles2710 nmEast-southeast ESE
Mexico CitySat 1:50 PM5105 km3172 miles2756 nmNorth-northeast NNE
QuitoSat 2:50 PM5120 km3181 miles2764 nmEast-northeast ENE

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