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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 Friday, November 1, 2013 at 15:30:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 37' South, Longitude: 56° 53' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.92 meters/second, 1616.1 km/hour, 1004.2 miles/hour or 872.6 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.0"16.74 miwest0° 00' 00.8"0.02 misouth16.74 mi
1 hour15° 00' 00.6"1004.10 miwest0° 00' 47.6"0.91 misouth1004.07 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° 47' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.18 meters/second, 1599.1 km/hour, 993.6 miles/hour or 863.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position 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' 49.5"993.52 miwest0° 10' 26.2"11.96 misouth993.39 mi
24 hours12° 23' 22.1"849.10 mieast3° 59' 38.6"274.52 misouth887.85 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Cuiabá *Fri 12:30 PM133 km82 miles72 nmSoutheast SE
San Ignacio de VelascoFri 11:30 AM480 km298 miles259 nmWest-southwest WSW
Barra do GarçasFri 12:30 PM516 km320 miles278 nmEast-southeast ESE
Brasilia *Fri 1:30 PM975 km606 miles527 nmEast E
SucreFri 11:30 AM1018 km633 miles550 nmWest-southwest WSW
Asuncion *Fri 12:30 PM1184 km735 miles639 nmSouth S
La PazFri 11:30 AM1225 km761 miles661 nmWest-southwest WSW
Rio BrancoFri 11:30 AM1295 km805 miles699 nmWest-northwest WNW
ManausFri 11:30 AM1318 km819 miles712 nmNorth-northwest NNW
São Paulo *Fri 1:30 PM1463 km909 miles790 nmSoutheast SE
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