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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 15:50:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 37' South, Longitude: 61° 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"1004.08 miwest0° 00' 47.6"0.91 misouth1004.05 mi
24 hours0° 00' 10.8"0.20 miwest0° 18' 57.4"21.73 misouth21.73 mi

Position of the Moon

On Friday, November 1, 2013 at 15:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 53' South, Longitude: 85° 36' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.11 meters/second, 1598.8 km/hour, 993.5 miles/hour or 863.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.7"16.56 miwest0° 00' 10.3"0.20 misouth16.56 mi
1 hour14° 29' 48.2"993.36 miwest0° 10' 25.6"11.94 misouth993.22 mi
24 hours12° 23' 56.1"849.62 mieast3° 59' 17.4"274.12 misouth888.20 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
San Ignacio de VelascoFri 11:50 AM218 km135 miles118 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Santa CruzFri 11:50 AM377 km234 miles204 nmSouth-southwest SSW
RiberaltaFri 11:50 AM604 km375 miles326 nmNorthwest NW
SucreFri 11:50 AM607 km377 miles328 nmSouthwest SW
La PazFri 11:50 AM702 km436 miles379 nmWest-southwest WSW
Rio BrancoFri 11:50 AM825 km512 miles445 nmNorthwest NW
CobijaFri 11:50 AM847 km526 miles457 nmWest-northwest WNW
Asuncion *Fri 12:50 PM1261 km783 miles681 nmSouth-southeast SSE
ManausFri 11:50 AM1289 km801 miles696 nmNorth N
Brasilia *Fri 1:50 PM1509 km938 miles815 nmEast E
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