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Day and Night World Map

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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 15:20:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 14° 56' South
Longitude: 54° 23' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.28 meters/second, 1613.8 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"0.01 misouth16.71 mi
1 hour15° 00' 00.1"1002.64 miwest0° 00' 47.0"0.90 misouth1002.61 mi
24 hours0° 00' 01.0"0.02 mieast0° 18' 43.2"21.45 misouth21.45 mi

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, November 2, 2013 at 15:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 11° 47' South
Longitude: 65° 58' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.08 meters/second, 1577.1 km/hour, 979.9 miles/hour or 851.6 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.1"16.33 miwest0° 00' 09.3"0.18 misouth16.33 mi
1 hour14° 28' 08.1"979.80 miwest0° 09' 22.7"10.75 misouth979.58 mi
24 hours13° 05' 17.0"886.31 mieast3° 25' 52.4"235.90 misouth911.30 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with Sun near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Cuiabá *Sat 12:20 PM195 km121 miles105 nmWest-southwest WSW
Barra do GarçasSat 12:20 PM251 km156 miles136 nmEast-southeast ESE
Goiânia *Sat 1:20 PM579 km360 miles313 nmEast-southeast ESE
Brasilia *Sat 1:20 PM704 km438 miles380 nmEast E
Asuncion *Sat 12:20 PM1196 km743 miles646 nmSouth-southwest SSW
SucreSat 11:20 AM1244 km773 miles672 nmWest-southwest WSW
São Paulo *Sat 1:20 PM1255 km780 miles678 nmSoutheast SE
ManausSat 11:20 AM1446 km898 miles781 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Rio de Janeiro *Sat 1:20 PM1476 km917 miles797 nmSoutheast SE
La PazSat 11:20 AM1484 km922 miles801 nmWest W
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