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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 Saturday, January 5, 2013 at 15:58:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 22° 32' South, Longitude: 58° 23' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.49 meters/second, 1542.6 km/hour, 958.5 miles/hour or 832.9 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 59.7"15.98 miwest0° 00' 00.3"0.01 minorth15.98 mi
1 hour14° 59' 43.4"958.16 miwest0° 00' 17.5"0.34 minorth958.18 mi
24 hours0° 06' 34.8"7.01 mieast0° 07' 15.3"8.32 minorth10.88 mi

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, January 5, 2013 at 15:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 06' South, Longitude: 146° 05' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.60 meters/second, 1582.5 km/hour, 983.3 miles/hour or 854.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.9"16.39 miwest0° 00' 10.5"0.20 misouth16.39 mi
1 hour14° 29' 00.3"983.20 miwest0° 10' 29.9"12.03 misouth982.98 mi
24 hours12° 46' 17.0"867.00 mieast3° 55' 13.8"269.53 misouth901.72 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Fuerte Olimpo *Sat 12:58 PM174 km108 miles94 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Asuncion *Sat 12:58 PM313 km195 miles169 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Ciudad del Este *Sat 12:58 PM506 km314 miles273 nmSoutheast SE
Foz do Iguaçu *Sat 1:58 PM510 km317 miles275 nmSoutheast SE
Encarnación *Sat 12:58 PM589 km366 miles318 nmSouth-southeast SSE
San Ignacio de VelascoSat 11:58 AM734 km456 miles396 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SaltaSat 12:58 PM758 km471 miles409 nmWest-southwest WSW
SucreSat 11:58 AM814 km506 miles440 nmWest-northwest WNW
TucumánSat 12:58 PM838 km521 miles453 nmSouthwest SW
CórdobaSat 12:58 PM1139 km708 miles615 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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