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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 Monday, February 4, 2013 at 15:34:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 03' South, Longitude: 50° 01' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.86 meters/second, 1605.1 km/hour, 997.4 miles/hour or 866.7 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 59.9"16.62 miwest0° 00' 00.8"0.01 minorth16.62 mi
1 hour14° 59' 56.7"997.13 miwest0° 00' 45.2"0.86 minorth997.16 mi
24 hours0° 01' 12.0"1.33 mieast0° 18' 14.6"20.91 minorth20.95 mi

Position of the Moon

On Monday, February 4, 2013 at 15:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 27' South, Longitude: 130° 37' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.57 meters/second, 1514.0 km/hour, 940.8 miles/hour or 817.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.0"15.68 miwest0° 00' 04.5"0.09 misouth15.68 mi
1 hour14° 25' 05.0"940.46 miwest0° 04' 24.2"5.05 misouth940.26 mi
24 hours14° 11' 25.0"925.61 mieast1° 09' 29.3"79.67 misouth925.68 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Goiânia *Mon 1:34 PM107 km66 miles58 nmSoutheast SE
Anápolis *Mon 1:34 PM116 km72 miles63 nmEast-southeast ESE
Brasilia *Mon 1:34 PM230 km143 miles124 nmEast E
Barra do GarçasMon 12:34 PM241 km150 miles130 nmWest W
São Paulo *Mon 1:34 PM905 km562 miles489 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Rio de Janeiro *Mon 1:34 PM1049 km652 miles567 nmSoutheast SE
SalvadorMon 12:34 PM1288 km800 miles696 nmEast-northeast ENE
Asuncion *Mon 12:34 PM1295 km804 miles699 nmSouthwest SW
BelémMon 12:34 PM1623 km1008 miles876 nmNorth N
SucreMon 11:34 AM1652 km1027 miles892 nmWest-southwest WSW
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