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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 Friday, October 11, 2013 at 15:50:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 15' South, Longitude: 61° 07' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 460.23 meters/second, 1656.8 km/hour, 1029.5 miles/hour or 894.6 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.1"17.16 miwest0° 00' 00.9"0.02 misouth17.16 mi
1 hour15° 00' 09.4"1029.53 miwest0° 00' 56.3"1.08 misouth1029.51 mi
24 hours0° 03' 44.5"4.28 miwest0° 22' 30.8"25.79 misouth26.14 mi

Position of the Moon

On Friday, October 11, 2013 at 15:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 50' South, Longitude: 27° 03' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.81 meters/second, 1529.3 km/hour, 950.3 miles/hour or 825.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.5"15.84 miwest0° 00' 05.0"0.10 minorth15.84 mi
1 hour14° 25' 39.2"950.11 miwest0° 05' 02.7"5.78 minorth950.35 mi
24 hours13° 32' 33.4"891.86 mieast2° 30' 52.1"172.92 minorth914.34 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
ManicoréFri 11:50 AM160 km100 miles87 nmNorth N
Porto VelhoFri 11:50 AM350 km217 miles189 nmWest-southwest WSW
ManausFri 11:50 AM473 km294 miles255 nmNorth-northeast NNE
RiberaltaFri 11:50 AM685 km425 miles370 nmSouthwest SW
Rio BrancoFri 11:50 AM798 km496 miles431 nmWest-southwest WSW
CobijaFri 11:50 AM939 km584 miles507 nmWest-southwest WSW
San Ignacio de VelascoFri 11:50 AM1010 km627 miles545 nmSouth S
La PazFri 11:50 AM1277 km794 miles690 nmSouthwest SW
SucreFri 11:50 AM1379 km857 miles745 nmSouth-southwest SSW
BelémFri 12:50 PM1541 km957 miles832 nmEast-northeast ENE
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