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Day and Night World Map

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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 Saturday, October 5, 2013 at 16:30:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 4° 59' South
Longitude: 70° 42' 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"1033.94 miwest0° 00' 57.5"1.10 misouth1033.92 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 16:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 9° 34' South
Longitude: 63° 34' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.95 meters/second, 1591.0 km/hour, 988.6 miles/hour or 859.1 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' 28.1"988.51 miwest0° 09' 59.9"11.45 misouth988.34 mi
24 hours12° 29' 12.0"851.80 mieast3° 45' 01.8"257.81 misouth884.88 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with Sun near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TabatingaSat 12:30 PM118 km73 miles64 nmNortheast NE
EirunepéSat 12:30 PM208 km129 miles112 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Rio BrancoSat 12:30 PM638 km397 miles345 nmSouth-southeast SSE
QuitoSat 11:30 AM1014 km630 miles547 nmWest-northwest WNW
LimaSat 11:30 AM1049 km652 miles566 nmSouthwest SW
GuayaquilSat 11:30 AM1067 km663 miles576 nmWest-northwest WNW
BogotaSat 11:30 AM1127 km701 miles609 nmNorth-northwest NNW
CaliSat 11:30 AM1129 km702 miles610 nmNorthwest NW
ManausSat 12:30 PM1203 km747 miles650 nmEast E
La PazSat 12:30 PM1305 km811 miles705 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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