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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 2:44:00 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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= Night, no twilight (darkest shade)

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Position of the Sun

On Sunday, February 3, 2013 at 14:44:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 21' South, Longitude: 37° 32' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.16 meters/second, 1602.6 km/hour, 995.8 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' 56.3"995.56 miWest0° 00' 44.5"0.85 miNorth995.59 mi
24 hours0° 01' 24.2"1.55 miEast0° 17' 57.4"20.58 miNorth20.64 mi

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, February 3, 2013 at 14:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 00' South, Longitude: 132° 14' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.29 meters/second, 1538.3 km/hour, 955.8 miles/hour or 830.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.6"15.93 miWest0° 00' 07.2"0.14 miSouth15.93 mi
1 hour14° 26' 41.2"955.54 miWest0° 07' 12.3"8.26 miSouth955.27 mi
24 hours13° 38' 01.7"901.92 miEast2° 23' 06.7"164.04 miSouth910.80 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
IlhéusSun 11:44 AM237 km147 miles128 nmNorthwest NW
SalvadorSun 11:44 AM386 km240 miles209 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Vitória *Sun 12:44 PM526 km327 miles284 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Rio de Janeiro *Sun 12:44 PM942 km585 miles508 nmSouthwest SW
RecifeSun 11:44 AM961 km597 miles519 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Brasilia *Sun 12:44 PM1109 km689 miles599 nmWest W
São Paulo *Sun 12:44 PM1241 km771 miles670 nmSouthwest SW
FortalezaSun 11:44 AM1400 km870 miles756 nmNorth N
BelémSun 11:44 AM2038 km1266 miles1100 nmNorthwest NW
Asuncion *Sun 11:44 AM2310 km1436 miles1247 nmWest-southwest WSW

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