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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, January 1, 2013 at 15:34:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 22° 57' South, Longitude: 52° 50' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.20 meters/second, 1537.9 km/hour, 955.6 miles/hour or 830.4 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 59.7"15.93 miwest0° 00' 00.2"0.00 minorth15.93 mi
1 hour14° 59' 42.4"955.28 miwest0° 00' 13.1"0.25 minorth955.29 mi
24 hours0° 06' 58.3"7.41 mieast0° 05' 26.6"6.24 minorth9.69 mi

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, January 1, 2013 at 15:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 02' North, Longitude: 174° 03' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.36 meters/second, 1606.9 km/hour, 998.5 miles/hour or 867.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.5"16.64 miwest0° 00' 10.5"0.20 misouth16.64 mi
1 hour14° 32' 33.4"998.43 miwest0° 10' 39.4"12.20 misouth998.70 mi
24 hours349° 00' 23.6"754.77 miwest4° 24' 46.8"303.25 misouth816.04 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Londrina *Tue 1:34 PM177 km110 miles96 nmEast-southeast ESE
Ciudad del Este *Tue 12:34 PM336 km209 miles181 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Foz do Iguaçu *Tue 1:34 PM338 km210 miles182 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Curitiba *Tue 1:34 PM453 km282 miles245 nmSoutheast SE
Asuncion *Tue 12:34 PM552 km343 miles298 nmWest-southwest WSW
Pirassununga *Tue 1:34 PM567 km352 miles306 nmEast E
Encarnación *Tue 12:34 PM573 km356 miles310 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Campinas *Tue 1:34 PM589 km366 miles318 nmEast E
São Paulo *Tue 1:34 PM639 km397 miles345 nmEast E
Santos *Tue 1:34 PM674 km419 miles364 nmEast E
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