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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 = Saturday, October 5, 2013 at 3:50:00 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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Position of the Sun

On Saturday, October 5, 2013 at 15:50:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 4° 58' South, Longitude: 60° 25' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 462.20 meters/second, 1663.9 km/hour, 1033.9 miles/hour or 898.4 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.1"17.23 miWest0° 00' 01.0"0.02 miSouth17.23 mi
1 hour15° 00' 11.0"1033.88 miWest0° 00' 57.5"1.10 miSouth1033.87 mi
24 hours0° 04' 23.6"5.05 miWest0° 23' 01.2"26.36 miSouth26.84 mi

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, October 5, 2013 at 15:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 27' South, Longitude: 53° 39' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.12 meters/second, 1591.6 km/hour, 989.0 miles/hour or 859.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.5"16.48 miWest0° 00' 10.0"0.19 miSouth16.48 mi
1 hour14° 29' 30.4"988.82 miWest0° 10' 01.7"11.49 miSouth988.64 mi
24 hours12° 28' 12.9"850.90 miEast3° 45' 58.9"258.88 miSouth884.37 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
ManicoréSat 11:50 AM135 km84 miles73 nmSouthwest SW
ManausSat 11:50 AM209 km130 miles113 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Porto VelhoSat 11:50 AM569 km353 miles307 nmSouthwest SW
RiberaltaSat 11:50 AM913 km567 miles493 nmSouthwest SW
Rio BrancoSat 11:50 AM987 km613 miles533 nmSouthwest SW
GeorgetownSat 11:50 AM1326 km824 miles716 nmNorth N
ParamariboSat 12:50 PM1328 km825 miles717 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BelémSat 12:50 PM1382 km859 miles746 nmEast-northeast ENE
CayenneSat 12:50 PM1417 km880 miles765 nmNortheast NE
La PazSat 11:50 AM1529 km950 miles826 nmSouth-southwest SSW

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