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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 Saturday, October 12, 2013 at 15:50:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 38' South, Longitude: 61° 10' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 459.84 meters/second, 1655.4 km/hour, 1028.6 miles/hour or 893.8 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.1"17.14 miwest0° 00' 00.9"0.02 misouth17.14 mi
1 hour15° 00' 09.2"1028.64 miwest0° 00' 56.0"1.07 misouth1028.62 mi
24 hours0° 03' 37.0"4.14 miwest0° 22' 24.4"25.67 misouth26.00 mi

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, October 12, 2013 at 15:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 20' South, Longitude: 40° 35' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.90 meters/second, 1551.2 km/hour, 963.9 miles/hour or 837.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.6"16.07 miwest0° 00' 07.5"0.14 minorth16.07 mi
1 hour14° 26' 43.0"963.77 miwest0° 07' 32.7"8.65 minorth964.10 mi
24 hours13° 05' 06.8"873.06 mieast3° 24' 35.0"234.42 minorth910.33 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
ManicoréSat 11:50 AM201 km125 miles109 nmNorth N
Porto VelhoSat 11:50 AM325 km202 miles176 nmWest-southwest WSW
ManausSat 11:50 AM515 km320 miles278 nmNorth-northeast NNE
RiberaltaSat 11:50 AM654 km407 miles353 nmSouthwest SW
Rio BrancoSat 11:50 AM776 km482 miles419 nmWest-southwest WSW
CobijaSat 11:50 AM915 km569 miles494 nmWest-southwest WSW
San Ignacio de VelascoSat 11:50 AM968 km602 miles523 nmSouth S
La PazSat 11:50 AM1240 km771 miles670 nmSouthwest SW
SucreSat 11:50 AM1337 km831 miles722 nmSouth-southwest SSW
BelémSat 12:50 PM1564 km972 miles845 nmEast-northeast ENE
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