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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 Tuesday, November 13, 2012 at 15:48:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 11' South, Longitude: 61° 11' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.77 meters/second, 1586.8 km/hour, 986.0 miles/hour or 856.8 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 59.9"16.43 miwest0° 00' 00.7"0.01 misouth16.43 mi
1 hour14° 59' 54.3"985.76 miwest0° 00' 39.1"0.75 misouth985.73 mi
24 hours0° 02' 23.2"2.61 mieast0° 15' 31.4"17.80 misouth17.99 mi

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, November 13, 2012 at 15:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 54' South, Longitude: 65° 11' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.51 meters/second, 1524.6 km/hour, 947.4 miles/hour or 823.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 23.2"15.79 miwest0° 00' 07.2"0.14 misouth15.79 mi
1 hour14° 23' 12.4"947.12 miwest0° 07' 11.9"8.25 misouth946.84 mi
24 hours14° 58' 23.3"985.70 mieast2° 14' 30.0"154.19 misouth991.28 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
San Ignacio de VelascoTue 11:48 AM201 km125 miles109 nmNorth N
Santa CruzTue 11:48 AM217 km135 miles117 nmWest-northwest WNW
SucreTue 11:48 AM441 km274 miles238 nmWest-southwest WSW
La PazTue 11:48 AM762 km473 miles411 nmWest-northwest WNW
SaltaTue 12:48 PM852 km529 miles460 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Asuncion *Tue 12:48 PM867 km539 miles468 nmSouth-southeast SSE
RiberaltaTue 11:48 AM951 km591 miles514 nmNorthwest NW
Rio BrancoTue 11:48 AM1156 km718 miles624 nmNorthwest NW
Brasilia *Tue 1:48 PM1440 km895 miles778 nmEast E
CórdobaTue 12:48 PM1497 km930 miles808 nmSouth S
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