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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 = Tuesday, November 13, 2012 at 4:08:00 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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Position of the Sun

On Tuesday, November 13, 2012 at 16:08:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 11' South, Longitude: 65° 54' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.76 meters/second, 1586.7 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"985.68 miWest0° 00' 39.1"0.75 miSouth985.65 mi
24 hours0° 02' 23.2"2.62 miEast0° 15' 31.0"17.79 miSouth17.98 mi

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, November 13, 2012 at 16:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 56' South, Longitude: 69° 43' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.41 meters/second, 1524.3 km/hour, 947.1 miles/hour or 823.0 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' 11.2"946.83 miWest0° 07' 09.5"8.21 miSouth946.55 mi
24 hours14° 58' 45.6"985.83 miEast2° 13' 25.1"152.95 miSouth991.25 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
CochabambaTue 12:08 PM92 km57 miles50 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SucreTue 12:08 PM116 km72 miles62 nmSoutheast SE
OruroTue 12:08 PM130 km81 miles70 nmWest W
PotosiTue 12:08 PM156 km97 miles84 nmSouth S
Santa CruzTue 12:08 PM291 km181 miles157 nmEast E
La PazTue 12:08 PM301 km187 miles163 nmNorthwest NW
San Ignacio de VelascoTue 12:08 PM562 km349 miles303 nmEast-northeast ENE
ArequipaTue 11:08 AM631 km392 miles341 nmWest-northwest WNW
SaltaTue 1:08 PM733 km455 miles396 nmSouth S
RiberaltaTue 12:08 PM794 km493 miles429 nmNorth N

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