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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 4:20:00 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 16:20:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 4° 58' South, Longitude: 67° 55' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 462.19 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"1033.87 miWest0° 00' 57.5"1.10 miSouth1033.86 mi
24 hours0° 04' 23.5"5.05 miWest0° 23' 01.1"26.36 miSouth26.84 mi

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, October 5, 2013 at 16:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 32' South, Longitude: 60° 53' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.00 meters/second, 1591.2 km/hour, 988.7 miles/hour or 859.2 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' 28.8"988.55 miWest0° 10' 00.3"11.46 miSouth988.37 mi
24 hours12° 28' 56.1"851.51 miEast3° 45' 17.4"258.09 miSouth884.69 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TabatingaSat 12:20 PM239 km148 miles129 nmWest-northwest WNW
Rio BrancoSat 12:20 PM553 km344 miles299 nmSouth S
Porto VelhoSat 12:20 PM612 km380 miles330 nmSoutheast SE
CobijaSat 12:20 PM676 km420 miles365 nmSouth S
RiberaltaSat 12:20 PM698 km434 miles377 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MitúSat 11:20 AM736 km457 miles397 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ManausSat 12:20 PM900 km559 miles486 nmEast-northeast ENE
BogotaSat 11:20 AM1261 km783 miles681 nmNorth-northwest NNW
LimaSat 11:20 AM1273 km791 miles687 nmSouthwest SW
La PazSat 12:20 PM1276 km793 miles689 nmSouth S

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