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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 14:30:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 55' South, Longitude: 41° 53' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.30 meters/second, 1613.9 km/hour, 1002.8 miles/hour or 871.4 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"1002.69 miwest0° 00' 47.0"0.90 misouth1002.66 mi
24 hours0° 00' 00.6"0.01 mieast0° 18' 43.7"21.46 misouth21.46 mi

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, November 2, 2013 at 14:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 40' South, Longitude: 53° 55' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.31 meters/second, 1577.9 km/hour, 980.5 miles/hour or 852.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.1"16.34 miwest0° 00' 09.5"0.18 misouth16.34 mi
1 hour14° 28' 11.7"980.34 miwest0° 09' 25.7"10.80 misouth980.12 mi
24 hours13° 03' 48.3"885.06 mieast3° 27' 21.0"237.59 misouth910.55 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Vitória da ConquistaSat 11:30 AM109 km68 miles59 nmEast E
JequiéSat 11:30 AM225 km140 miles121 nmEast-northeast ENE
SalvadorSat 11:30 AM426 km265 miles230 nmEast-northeast ENE
Belo Horizonte *Sat 12:30 PM576 km358 miles311 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Vitória *Sat 12:30 PM619 km385 miles334 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Brasilia *Sat 12:30 PM652 km405 miles352 nmWest W
Rio de Janeiro *Sat 12:30 PM902 km560 miles487 nmSouth S
RecifeSat 11:30 AM1073 km667 miles579 nmNortheast NE
São Paulo *Sat 12:30 PM1080 km671 miles583 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FortalezaSat 11:30 AM1287 km800 miles695 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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