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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 areas of the Earth are in daylight and which are in night.

= The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

= The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

= Nautical Twilight

= Astronomical Twilight

= Night, no twilight (darkest shade)

See where the Moon is over the horizon

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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 is currently 448.30 meters/second, 1613.9 kilometres/hour, 1002.8 miles/hour or 871.4 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Sun 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 is currently 438.32 meters/second, 1577.9 kilometres/hour, 980.5 miles/hour or 852.0 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon 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 Its Zenith

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

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LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Vitória da ConquistaSat 11:30 AM82 km51 miles44 nm E
JequiéSat 11:30 AM202 km126 miles109 nm NE
SalvadorSat 11:30 AM399 km248 miles216 nm ENE
Belo Horizonte *Sat 12:30 PM607 km377 miles328 nm SSW
Vitória *Sat 12:30 PM611 km380 miles330 nm SSE
Brasilia *Sat 12:30 PM681 km423 miles368 nm W
Rio de Janeiro *Sat 12:30 PM907 km563 miles490 nm S
RecifeSat 11:30 AM1054 km655 miles569 nm NE
São Paulo *Sat 12:30 PM1092 km678 miles590 nm SSW
FortalezaSat 11:30 AM1283 km797 miles693 nm NNE