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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, September 8, 2013 at 16:40:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 27' North, Longitude: 70° 53' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 461.86 meters/second, 1662.7 km/hour, 1033.2 miles/hour or 897.8 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.1"17.22 miwest0° 00' 00.9"0.02 misouth17.22 mi
1 hour15° 00' 12.8"1033.20 miwest0° 00' 56.5"1.08 misouth1033.22 mi
24 hours0° 05' 11.6"5.96 miwest0° 22' 39.6"25.95 misouth26.63 mi

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, September 8, 2013 at 16:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 48' South, Longitude: 35° 32' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.40 meters/second, 1585.4 km/hour, 985.1 miles/hour or 856.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.7"16.42 miwest0° 00' 09.5"0.18 misouth16.42 mi
1 hour14° 29' 45.7"985.02 miwest0° 09' 31.5"10.91 misouth984.82 mi
24 hours12° 21' 32.4"839.83 mieast3° 31' 57.5"242.85 misouth868.98 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BucaramangaSun 11:40 AM314 km195 miles169 nmNorthwest NW
CúcutaSun 11:40 AM327 km203 miles177 nmNorth-northwest NNW
VillavicencioSun 11:40 AM337 km209 miles182 nmWest-southwest WSW
Puerto AyacuchoSun 12:10 PM362 km225 miles195 nmEast E
BogotaSun 11:40 AM366 km227 miles197 nmWest-southwest WSW
San Fernando de ApureSun 12:10 PM464 km289 miles251 nmNortheast NE
ManizalesSun 11:40 AM517 km321 miles279 nmWest W
MedellinSun 11:40 AM529 km329 miles286 nmWest W
PereiraSun 11:40 AM537 km334 miles290 nmWest W
BarquisimetoSun 12:10 PM538 km335 miles291 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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