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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 Monday, December 2, 2013 at 18:40:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 22° 03' South, Longitude: 102° 53' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.98 meters/second, 1547.9 km/hour, 961.8 miles/hour or 835.8 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 59.7"16.03 miwest0° 00' 00.4"0.01 misouth16.03 mi
1 hour14° 59' 45.2"961.51 miwest0° 00' 21.5"0.41 misouth961.49 mi
24 hours0° 05' 56.7"6.36 mieast0° 08' 23.6"9.63 misouth11.53 mi

Position of the Moon

On Monday, December 2, 2013 at 18:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 59' South, Longitude: 105° 56' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.90 meters/second, 1515.2 km/hour, 941.5 miles/hour or 818.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 23.2"15.69 miwest0° 00' 03.0"0.06 misouth15.69 mi
1 hour14° 23' 19.4"941.29 miwest0° 03' 01.4"3.47 misouth941.15 mi
24 hours14° 50' 05.1"970.45 mieast0° 34' 01.0"39.00 misouth969.57 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 *Mon 1:40 PM859 km534 miles464 nmSouthwest SW
Galapagos IslandsMon 12:40 PM2747 km1707 miles1484 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AdamstownMon 10:40 AM2795 km1737 miles1509 nmWest-southwest WSW
LimaMon 1:40 PM2959 km1839 miles1598 nmEast-northeast ENE
Santiago *Mon 3:40 PM3399 km2112 miles1835 nmEast-southeast ESE
QuitoMon 1:40 PM3580 km2225 miles1933 nmNortheast NE
La PazMon 2:40 PM3695 km2296 miles1995 nmEast E
SucreMon 2:40 PM3927 km2440 miles2120 nmEast E
CórdobaMon 3:40 PM3966 km2464 miles2142 nmEast-southeast ESE
Rio BrancoMon 1:40 PM3970 km2467 miles2144 nmEast-northeast ENE
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