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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.

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

= The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

= Nautical Twilight

= Astronomical Twilight

= Night, no twilight (darkest shade)

See where the Moon is over the horizon

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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 is currently 450.25 meters/second, 1620.9 kilometres/hour, 1007.2 miles/hour or 875.2 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' 00.0"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 is currently 449.53 meters/second, 1618.3 kilometres/hour, 1005.6 miles/hour or 873.8 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' 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 Its Zenith

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

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