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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
Porto VelhoFri 11:50 AM350 km217 miles189 nmWest-southwest WSW
ManausFri 11:50 AM473 km294 miles255 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Rio BrancoFri 11:50 AM798 km496 miles431 nmWest-southwest WSW
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
ParamariboFri 12:50 PM1589 km987 miles858 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GeorgetownFri 11:50 AM1589 km987 miles858 nmNorth-northeast NNE
CayenneFri 12:50 PM1663 km1033 miles898 nmNortheast NE
BrasiliaFri 12:50 PM1724 km1071 miles931 nmSoutheast SE
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