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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 = Friday, November 1, 2013 at 3:30:00 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 Friday, November 1, 2013 at 15:30:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 37' South, Longitude: 56° 36' West

The ground speed is currently 448.92 meters/second, 1616.1 kilometres/hour, 1004.2 miles/hour or 872.6 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"16.74 miWest0° 00' 00.8"0.02 miSouth16.74 mi
1 hour15° 00' 00.6"1004.03 miWest0° 00' 47.6"0.91 miSouth1004.00 mi
24 hours0° 00' 11.0"0.21 miWest0° 18' 57.7"21.73 miSouth21.73 mi

Position of the Moon

On Friday, November 1, 2013 at 15:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 49' South, Longitude: 80° 30' West

The ground speed is currently 444.19 meters/second, 1599.1 kilometres/hour, 993.6 miles/hour or 863.4 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' 29.8"16.56 miWest0° 00' 10.5"0.20 miSouth16.56 mi
1 hour14° 29' 49.6"993.46 miWest0° 10' 26.3"11.96 miSouth993.33 mi
24 hours12° 23' 20.2"849.01 miEast3° 59' 39.8"274.53 miSouth887.77 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
Cuiabá *Fri 12:30 PM121 km75 miles66 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Barra do GarçasFri 12:30 PM487 km302 miles263 nmEast-southeast ESE
San Ignacio de VelascoFri 11:30 AM507 km315 miles274 nmWest-southwest WSW
Fuerte Olimpo *Fri 12:30 PM724 km450 miles391 nmSouth S
Santa CruzFri 11:30 AM786 km489 miles425 nmWest-southwest WSW
Pedro Juan Caballero *Fri 12:30 PM882 km548 miles476 nmSouth S
Brasilia *Fri 1:30 PM945 km587 miles511 nmEast E
SucreFri 11:30 AM1045 km649 miles564 nmWest-southwest WSW
Asuncion *Fri 12:30 PM1186 km737 miles640 nmSouth S
La PazFri 11:30 AM1254 km779 miles677 nmWest W

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