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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° 36' 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"1002.63 miwest0° 00' 47.0"0.90 misouth1002.60 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° 39' South, Longitude: 53° 39' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.32 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' 11.8"980.28 miwest0° 09' 25.8"10.80 misouth980.06 mi
24 hours13° 03' 46.3"884.97 mieast3° 27' 23.1"237.61 misouth910.47 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 AM79 km49 miles43 nmEast E
JequiéSat 11:30 AM199 km124 miles108 nmNortheast NE
ItabunaSat 11:30 AM248 km154 miles134 nmEast E
SalvadorSat 11:30 AM400 km249 miles216 nmEast-northeast ENE
Belo Horizonte *Sat 12:30 PM588 km365 miles317 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Vitória *Sat 12:30 PM612 km380 miles331 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Brasilia *Sat 12:30 PM681 km423 miles368 nmWest W
Rio de Janeiro *Sat 12:30 PM907 km563 miles490 nmSouth S
RecifeSat 11:30 AM1051 km653 miles568 nmNortheast NE
São Paulo *Sat 12:30 PM1093 km679 miles590 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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