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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 areas of the Earth are in daylight and which are in night.

= The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

= The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

= Civil Twilight (lightest shade)

= Nautical Twilight

= Astronomical Twilight

= Night, no twilight (darkest shade)

See where the Moon is over the horizon

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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 is currently 462.19 meters/second, 1663.9 kilometres/hour, 1033.9 miles/hour or 898.4 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Sun 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 is currently 442.00 meters/second, 1591.2 kilometres/hour, 988.7 miles/hour or 859.2 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon 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 Its Zenith

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

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LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TabatingaSat 12:20 PM239 km148 miles129 nm WNW
Rio BrancoSat 12:20 PM553 km344 miles299 nm S
IquitosSat 11:20 AM607 km377 miles328 nm WNW
Porto VelhoSat 12:20 PM612 km380 miles330 nm SE
CobijaSat 12:20 PM676 km420 miles365 nm S
RiberaltaSat 12:20 PM698 km434 miles377 nm SSE
MitúSat 11:20 AM736 km457 miles397 nm NNW
ManausSat 12:20 PM900 km559 miles486 nm ENE
BogotaSat 11:20 AM1261 km783 miles681 nm NNW
LimaSat 11:20 AM1273 km791 miles687 nm SW