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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° 20' South, Longitude: 50° 19' 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"995.68 miwest0° 00' 44.5"0.85 minorth995.71 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° 32' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.03 meters/second, 1537.3 km/hour, 955.2 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' 37.5"955.02 miwest0° 07' 07.3"8.16 misouth954.75 mi
24 hours13° 39' 21.1"902.95 mieast2° 20' 48.8"161.42 misouth911.40 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 PM116 km72 miles63 nmEast-southeast ESE
Anápolis *Sun 1:34 PM144 km90 miles78 nmEast E
Barra do GarçasSun 12:34 PM214 km133 miles116 nmWest-northwest WNW
Brasilia *Sun 1:34 PM267 km166 miles144 nmEast-northeast ENE
São Paulo *Sun 1:34 PM888 km552 miles479 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Rio de Janeiro *Sun 1:34 PM1047 km651 miles565 nmSoutheast SE
Asuncion *Sun 12:34 PM1249 km776 miles674 nmSouthwest SW
SalvadorSun 12:34 PM1328 km825 miles717 nmEast-northeast ENE
SucreSun 11:34 AM1613 km1002 miles871 nmWest-southwest WSW
BelémSun 12:34 PM1659 km1031 miles896 nmNorth N
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