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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 29, 2013 at 15:26:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 46' South, Longitude: 48° 29' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.80 meters/second, 1590.5 km/hour, 988.3 miles/hour or 858.8 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 59.9"16.47 miwest0° 00' 00.7"0.01 minorth16.47 mi
1 hour14° 59' 53.8"988.07 miwest0° 00' 40.8"0.78 minorth988.11 mi
24 hours0° 02' 23.7"2.63 mieast0° 16' 28.5"18.89 minorth19.07 mi

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, January 29, 2013 at 15:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 3° 52' North, Longitude: 157° 35' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.47 meters/second, 1614.5 km/hour, 1003.2 miles/hour or 871.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.0"16.72 miwest0° 00' 11.2"0.21 misouth16.72 mi
1 hour14° 32' 06.0"1003.17 miwest0° 11' 16.4"12.91 misouth1003.36 mi
24 hours11° 12' 48.4"773.93 mieast4° 35' 27.3"315.46 misouth836.92 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Itumbiara *Tue 1:26 PM106 km66 miles57 nmSouthwest SW
Uberlândia *Tue 1:26 PM133 km82 miles72 nmSouth S
Goiânia *Tue 1:26 PM145 km90 miles78 nmNorthwest NW
Anápolis *Tue 1:26 PM169 km105 miles91 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Brasilia *Tue 1:26 PM227 km141 miles123 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Uberaba *Tue 1:26 PM230 km143 miles124 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Barra do GarçasTue 12:26 PM453 km282 miles245 nmWest-northwest WNW
Pirassununga *Tue 1:26 PM481 km299 miles260 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Belo Horizonte *Tue 1:26 PM531 km330 miles286 nmEast-southeast ESE
Campinas *Tue 1:26 PM586 km364 miles317 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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