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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 = Monday, November 19, 2012 at 2:32:00 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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= Astronomical Twilight

= Night, no twilight (darkest shade)

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Position of the Sun

On Monday, November 19, 2012 at 14:32:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 38' South, Longitude: 41° 37' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.94 meters/second, 1573.0 km/hour, 977.4 miles/hour or 849.4 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 59.9"16.29 miWest0° 00' 00.6"0.01 miSouth16.29 mi
1 hour14° 59' 51.2"977.10 miWest0° 00' 34.1"0.65 miSouth977.07 mi
24 hours0° 03' 36.2"3.92 miEast0° 13' 29.7"15.47 miSouth15.96 mi

Position of the Moon

On Monday, November 19, 2012 at 14:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 17' South, Longitude: 39° 07' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.53 meters/second, 1582.3 km/hour, 983.2 miles/hour or 854.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.5"16.39 miWest0° 00' 10.2"0.20 miNorth16.39 mi
1 hour14° 29' 30.1"983.07 miWest0° 10' 22.2"11.88 miNorth983.43 mi
24 hours11° 50' 49.5"803.69 miEast4° 19' 13.0"296.91 miNorth861.71 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Governador Valadares *Mon 12:32 PM94 km58 miles51 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Vitória *Mon 12:32 PM156 km97 miles84 nmEast-southeast ESE
Teófilo Otoni *Mon 12:32 PM197 km123 miles107 nmNorth N
Campos *Mon 12:32 PM236 km147 miles128 nmSouth S
Belo Horizonte *Mon 12:32 PM246 km153 miles133 nmWest W
Niterói *Mon 12:32 PM392 km243 miles211 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Rio de Janeiro *Mon 12:32 PM403 km250 miles218 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Pirassununga *Mon 12:32 PM659 km409 miles356 nmWest-southwest WSW
Campinas *Mon 12:32 PM671 km417 miles362 nmWest-southwest WSW
São Paulo *Mon 12:32 PM676 km420 miles365 nmSouthwest SW

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