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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.

Map showing day and night parts of the world

UTC time = Sunday, October 13, 2013 at 3:50:00 PM.

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

Moon symbol = 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)

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Position of the Sun

On Sunday, October 13, 2013 at 15:50:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 60' South, Longitude: 60° 57' West

The ground speed is currently 459.42 meters/second, 1653.9 kilometres/hour, 1027.7 miles/hour or 893.0 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"17.13 miWest0° 00' 00.9"0.02 miSouth17.13 mi
1 hour15° 00' 08.8"1027.65 miWest0° 00' 55.9"1.07 miSouth1027.63 mi
24 hours0° 03' 29.3"3.98 miWest0° 22' 17.7"25.54 miSouth25.84 mi

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, October 13, 2013 at 15:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 55' South, Longitude: 53° 57' East

The ground speed is currently 437.72 meters/second, 1575.8 kilometres/hour, 979.2 miles/hour or 850.9 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' 27.9"16.32 miWest0° 00' 09.3"0.18 miNorth16.32 mi
1 hour14° 27' 54.0"979.01 miWest0° 09' 28.7"10.86 miNorth979.36 mi
24 hours12° 37' 41.4"854.72 miEast4° 03' 38.2"279.08 miNorth904.49 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
ManicoréSun 11:50 AM245 km152 miles132 nmNorth N
Porto VelhoSun 11:50 AM332 km206 miles179 nmWest-southwest WSW
ManausSun 11:50 AM550 km342 miles297 nmNorth N
RiberaltaSun 11:50 AM652 km405 miles352 nmWest-southwest WSW
Rio BrancoSun 11:50 AM786 km489 miles425 nmWest-southwest WSW
La PazSun 11:50 AM1222 km760 miles660 nmSouthwest SW
SucreSun 11:50 AM1307 km812 miles706 nmSouth-southwest SSW
BelémSun 12:50 PM1562 km971 miles844 nmEast-northeast ENE
ParamariboSun 12:50 PM1658 km1030 miles895 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BrasiliaSun 12:50 PM1663 km1034 miles898 nmEast-southeast ESE

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