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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 = Sunday, February 3, 2013 at 1:34:00 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 Sunday, February 3, 2013 at 13:34:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 22' South, Longitude: 20° 02' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.12 meters/second, 1602.4 km/hour, 995.7 miles/hour or 865.3 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 59.9"16.60 miWest0° 00' 00.7"0.01 miNorth16.60 mi
1 hour14° 59' 56.1"995.49 miWest0° 00' 44.4"0.85 miNorth995.52 mi
24 hours0° 01' 24.7"1.56 miEast0° 17' 56.6"20.56 miNorth20.62 mi

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, February 3, 2013 at 13:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 52' South, Longitude: 115° 23' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.66 meters/second, 1539.6 km/hour, 956.6 miles/hour or 831.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.8"15.94 miWest0° 00' 07.4"0.14 miSouth15.94 mi
1 hour14° 26' 46.0"956.35 miWest0° 07' 19.2"8.39 miSouth956.08 mi
24 hours13° 36' 11.8"900.58 miEast2° 26' 13.8"167.61 miSouth910.06 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JamestownSun 1:34 PM1532 km952 miles827 nmEast E
RecifeSun 10:34 AM1858 km1155 miles1003 nmWest-northwest WNW
SalvadorSun 10:34 AM2021 km1256 miles1091 nmWest W
FortalezaSun 10:34 AM2458 km1527 miles1327 nmWest-northwest WNW
Rio de Janeiro *Sun 11:34 AM2531 km1573 miles1367 nmWest-southwest WSW
MonroviaSun 1:34 PM2707 km1682 miles1462 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FreetownSun 1:34 PM2849 km1770 miles1538 nmNorth-northeast NNE
São Paulo *Sun 11:34 AM2890 km1796 miles1560 nmWest-southwest WSW
ConakrySun 1:34 PM2945 km1830 miles1590 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AbidjanSun 1:34 PM2977 km1850 miles1608 nmNortheast NE

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