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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

UTC time = Wednesday, October 30, 2013 at 1:54:00 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).

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= Night, no twilight (darkest shade)

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Position of the Sun

On Wednesday, October 30, 2013 at 13:54:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 57' South, Longitude: 32° 35' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 450.25 meters/second, 1620.9 km/hour, 1007.2 miles/hour or 875.2 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.0"16.79 miWest0° 00' 00.8"0.02 miSouth16.79 mi
1 hour15° 00' 01.7"1007.02 miWest0° 00' 48.8"0.93 miSouth1006.99 mi
24 hours0° 00' 36.0"0.67 miWest0° 19' 26.5"22.28 miSouth22.29 mi

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, October 30, 2013 at 13:54:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 1° 04' North, Longitude: 80° 17' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.53 meters/second, 1618.3 km/hour, 1005.6 miles/hour or 873.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.2"16.76 miWest0° 00' 10.6"0.20 miSouth16.76 mi
1 hour14° 32' 19.3"1005.48 miWest0° 10' 39.9"12.21 miSouth1005.58 mi
24 hours11° 14' 54.3"777.93 miEast4° 18' 59.8"296.59 miSouth832.37 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MaceióWed 10:54 AM587 km365 miles317 nmNorthwest NW
SalvadorWed 10:54 AM648 km402 miles350 nmWest W
RecifeWed 10:54 AM699 km434 miles377 nmNorth-northwest NNW
FortalezaWed 10:54 AM1305 km811 miles705 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Rio de Janeiro *Wed 11:54 AM1499 km931 miles809 nmSouthwest SW
Brasilia *Wed 11:54 AM1659 km1031 miles896 nmWest W
São Paulo *Wed 11:54 AM1821 km1132 miles983 nmSouthwest SW
BelémWed 10:54 AM2229 km1385 miles1204 nmNorthwest NW
JamestownWed 1:54 PM2896 km1800 miles1564 nmEast E
Asuncion *Wed 10:54 AM2905 km1805 miles1569 nmWest-southwest WSW

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