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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 26, 2013 at 16:38:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 33' South, Longitude: 66° 37' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.83 meters/second, 1583.4 km/hour, 983.9 miles/hour or 855.0 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 59.9"16.40 miwest0° 00' 00.6"0.01 minorth16.40 mi
1 hour14° 59' 52.3"983.66 miwest0° 00' 38.3"0.73 minorth983.69 mi
24 hours0° 02' 59.2"3.27 mieast0° 15' 31.1"17.79 minorth18.09 mi

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, January 26, 2013 at 16:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 21' North, Longitude: 106° 27' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.21 meters/second, 1559.6 km/hour, 969.1 miles/hour or 842.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.3"16.15 miwest0° 00' 07.5"0.14 misouth16.15 mi
1 hour14° 31' 26.0"968.93 miwest0° 07' 36.7"8.73 misouth969.26 mi
24 hours11° 20' 47.4"757.01 mieast3° 22' 18.4"231.81 misouth797.10 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
OruroSat 12:38 PM84 km52 miles45 nmNorthwest NW
CochabambaSat 12:38 PM136 km85 miles74 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PotosiSat 12:38 PM147 km91 miles79 nmSoutheast SE
SucreSat 12:38 PM153 km95 miles83 nmEast-southeast ESE
La PazSat 12:38 PM277 km172 miles150 nmNorthwest NW
Santa CruzSat 12:38 PM373 km232 miles202 nmEast-northeast ENE
ArequipaSat 11:38 AM573 km356 miles309 nmWest-northwest WNW
San Ignacio de VelascoSat 12:38 PM647 km402 miles349 nmEast-northeast ENE
SaltaSat 1:38 PM702 km436 miles379 nmSouth S
RiberaltaSat 12:38 PM836 km519 miles451 nmNorth N
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