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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 16:08:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 11' South, Longitude: 66° 11' 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"985.74 miwest0° 00' 39.1"0.75 misouth985.71 mi
24 hours0° 02' 23.3"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° 59' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.40 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' 11.1"946.88 miwest0° 07' 09.3"8.20 misouth946.60 mi
24 hours14° 58' 46.9"985.91 mieast2° 13' 21.3"152.88 misouth991.32 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 PM87 km54 miles47 nmNorth N
OruroTue 12:08 PM105 km65 miles57 nmWest-northwest WNW
SucreTue 12:08 PM135 km84 miles73 nmSoutheast SE
PotosiTue 12:08 PM161 km100 miles87 nmSouth-southeast SSE
La PazTue 12:08 PM279 km173 miles150 nmNorthwest NW
Santa CruzTue 12:08 PM321 km199 miles173 nmEast E
ArequipaTue 11:08 AM602 km374 miles325 nmWest-northwest WNW
SaltaTue 1:08 PM735 km457 miles397 nmSouth S
Rio BrancoTue 12:08 PM925 km574 miles499 nmNorth N
TucumánTue 1:08 PM961 km597 miles519 nmSouth S
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