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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 Sunday, February 3, 2013 at 15:34:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 21' South, Longitude: 50° 02' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.18 meters/second, 1602.6 km/hour, 995.8 miles/hour or 865.4 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"995.61 miwest0° 00' 44.5"0.85 minorth995.64 mi
24 hours0° 01' 23.8"1.55 mieast0° 17' 58.0"20.59 minorth20.65 mi

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, February 3, 2013 at 15:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 06' South, Longitude: 144° 16' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.04 meters/second, 1537.3 km/hour, 955.3 miles/hour or 830.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.6"15.92 miwest0° 00' 07.2"0.14 misouth15.92 mi
1 hour14° 26' 37.6"954.96 miwest0° 07' 07.4"8.16 misouth954.69 mi
24 hours13° 39' 19.5"902.86 mieast2° 20' 51.9"161.47 misouth911.33 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Goiânia *Sun 1:34 PM89 km55 miles48 nmEast-southeast ESE
Anápolis *Sun 1:34 PM114 km71 miles62 nmEast E
Brasilia *Sun 1:34 PM238 km148 miles129 nmEast-northeast ENE
Barra do GarçasSun 12:34 PM243 km151 miles131 nmWest-northwest WNW
Itumbiara *Sun 1:34 PM246 km153 miles133 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Pirassununga *Sun 1:34 PM683 km425 miles369 nmSouth-southeast SSE
São Paulo *Sun 1:34 PM875 km544 miles473 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Rio de Janeiro *Sun 1:34 PM1027 km638 miles554 nmSoutheast SE
Asuncion *Sun 12:34 PM1267 km787 miles684 nmSouthwest SW
SalvadorSun 12:34 PM1299 km807 miles701 nmEast-northeast ENE
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