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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 Saturday, November 2, 2013 at 13:50:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 55' South, Longitude: 31° 36' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.32 meters/second, 1613.9 km/hour, 1002.9 miles/hour or 871.5 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.0"16.71 miwest0° 00' 00.8"0.02 misouth16.71 mi
1 hour15° 00' 00.1"1002.67 miwest0° 00' 47.0"0.90 misouth1002.64 mi
24 hours0° 00' 00.3"0.01 mieast0° 18' 44.1"21.47 misouth21.47 mi

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, November 2, 2013 at 13:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 33' South, Longitude: 43° 60' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.51 meters/second, 1578.6 km/hour, 980.9 miles/hour or 852.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.2"16.35 miwest0° 00' 09.5"0.18 misouth16.35 mi
1 hour14° 28' 14.9"980.71 miwest0° 09' 28.1"10.85 misouth980.49 mi
24 hours13° 02' 35.1"883.97 mieast3° 28' 33.0"238.95 misouth909.88 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SalvadorSat 10:50 AM774 km481 miles418 nmWest-northwest WNW
RecifeSat 10:50 AM834 km518 miles450 nmNorth-northwest NNW
FortalezaSat 10:50 AM1452 km903 miles784 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Rio de Janeiro *Sat 11:50 AM1510 km938 miles815 nmSouthwest SW
Brasilia *Sat 11:50 AM1750 km1088 miles945 nmWest W
São Paulo *Sat 11:50 AM1846 km1147 miles997 nmWest-southwest WSW
BelémSat 10:50 AM2379 km1478 miles1285 nmNorthwest NW
JamestownSat 1:50 PM2779 km1727 miles1500 nmEast E
Asuncion *Sat 10:50 AM2948 km1832 miles1592 nmWest-southwest WSW
CayenneSat 10:50 AM3170 km1970 miles1711 nmNorthwest NW
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