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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 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 of the movement is currently 459.42 meters/second, 1653.9 km/hour, 1027.7 miles/hour or 893.0 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.1"17.13 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 of the movement is currently 437.72 meters/second, 1575.8 km/hour, 979.2 miles/hour or 850.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position 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 zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
ManicoréSun 11:50 AM245 km152 miles132 nmNorth N
Porto VelhoSun 11:50 AM335 km208 miles181 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 km488 miles424 nmWest-southwest WSW
CobijaSun 11:50 AM921 km572 miles497 nmWest-southwest WSW
San Ignacio de VelascoSun 11:50 AM927 km576 miles500 nmSouth S
La PazSun 11:50 AM1222 km760 miles660 nmSouthwest SW
SucreSun 11:50 AM1307 km812 miles706 nmSouth-southwest SSW
BelémSun 12:50 PM1561 km970 miles843 nmEast-northeast ENE
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