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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 = Tuesday, January 29, 2013 at 3:26:00 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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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° 12' 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"988.00 miWest0° 00' 40.8"0.78 miNorth988.04 mi
24 hours0° 02' 23.7"2.63 miEast0° 16' 28.5"18.88 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° 53' North, Longitude: 157° 52' 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"1003.10 miWest0° 11' 16.4"12.91 miSouth1003.29 mi
24 hours11° 12' 47.9"773.87 miEast4° 35' 26.9"315.43 miSouth836.86 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Uberlândia *Tue 1:26 PM128 km79 miles69 nmSouth S
Itumbiara *Tue 1:26 PM129 km80 miles70 nmSouthwest SW
Goiânia *Tue 1:26 PM164 km102 miles89 nmNorthwest NW
Anápolis *Tue 1:26 PM178 km110 miles96 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Brasilia *Tue 1:26 PM221 km137 miles119 nmNorth N
Uberaba *Tue 1:26 PM221 km138 miles120 nmSouth S
Pirassununga *Tue 1:26 PM475 km295 miles257 nmSouth S
Barra do GarçasTue 12:26 PM480 km298 miles259 nmWest-northwest WNW
Belo Horizonte *Tue 1:26 PM508 km316 miles274 nmEast-southeast ESE
Campinas *Tue 1:26 PM581 km361 miles314 nmSouth-southeast SSE

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