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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 areas of the Earth are in daylight and which are in night.

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

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

= Nautical Twilight

= Astronomical Twilight

= Night, no twilight (darkest shade)

See where the Moon is over the horizon

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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 is currently 430.86 meters/second, 1551.1 kilometres/hour, 963.8 miles/hour or 837.5 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Sun 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 is currently 432.83 meters/second, 1558.2 kilometres/hour, 968.2 miles/hour or 841.3 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon 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 Its Zenith

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

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